Calling All Superheroes! Join Us for AIDS Run/Walk for Life April 21, 2018

We have our capes ready and are excited to announce that the annual AIDS Walk for Life event will take place Saturday, April 21, 2018, starting at the Roger Williams Park Carousel, and will, for the first time, also include a 5K run! The theme for this year’s event is “It Takes a Team of Heroes to Get to Zero.”

Join Us for a Volunteer Fair January 27

We’re joining our colleagues from Family Service of Rhode Island to host a volunteer fair on Saturday, January 27, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. APRI is always looking for volunteers who can assist with a number of client services and special events–from our annual AIDS Walk for Life to helping at […]

New, Expanded Walk-In Testing Hours!

We’re excited to announce that we have expanded our walk-in testing hours for HIV, hepatitis C, and syphilis!

As of Jan. 2, our new hours will are as follows at our 9 Pleasant St. location in Providence:

Monday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Tuesday: 4-6 p.m.
Thursday: 4-6 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

As always, if you […]

The Buddy Program Is Back!

We are proud to announce the relaunch of the APRI Buddy Program! Originally an APRI program in the 1980s and ’90s, it pairs trained volunteers with clients who can benefit from friendly companionship and partners for fun activities such as going to the movies, visiting the zoo, and much more. […]

Bob Hitt

The entire staff at AIDS Project Rhode Island mourns the loss of our former colleague Bob Hitt. He was a visionary, mentor, buddy, advocate and true friend to all in the HIV/LGBTQ community. Rest in peace Bob.