Connecticut Statewide HIV Community Calendar
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March 2009, Wednesday
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Oasis Center Free HIV Testing = By Appt. Only
Time: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Oasis Center, 33 Ferry St., Middletown, Ct.
Oasis Center
33 Ferry Street
Middletown, Ct. 860-347-6971 x3908

Free, anonymous HIV testing and counseling. We now have the 20 minute Oraquick test kits available.. Testing is done Monday thru Thursday from 8:00am to 4:30pm by Appointment Only.


Hartford Ryan White Title I HIV Caucus
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: The Hartford Medical Society, 230 Scarborough Street, Hartford
The HIV Caucus of The Ryan White Title I Planning Council meets before the Planning Council meeting and it is the place where consumers meet and discuss their concerns about the needs and services throughout the EMA. The this is brought before the Council.

Positive Attitudes
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Location: A Positive Alternative Center
Positive Attitudes is a HIV positive support group that meets every Wednesday to discuss issues of importance that will lead to "positive attitudes".This group is for both men and women. The group has the benefit of meeting at APAC (A Positive Alternative Center) that offers alternative therapies (Reiki, massage,reflexology,etc.). Participants may take advantage of all services.
For Positive Attitudes call: (203) 977-5096. For APAC call (203) 388-0184.


Hartford Ryan White Title I Planning Council
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: The Hartford Medical Society,230 Scarborough Street, Hartford
The Ryan White Title I Planning Council meets on the first Wednesday of the Month. Meetings are open to the public.The Planning Council is representative of the local epidemic and includes members from state and local health care agencies, commuity-based organizations as well as people living with HIV/AIDS. THE Planning Council identifies gaps in HIV care and services, sets priorities and allocates funds to ensure an on-going system of care for persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.

Contact Joseph Ornato, Program Director tel. 860-667-6207


HIV & STD Counseling & Testing, Hepatitis A&B Vaccines
Location: 1841 Broad Street, Hartford, CT
The Hartford Gay and Lesbian Health Collective provides a safe place for HIV and STD Counseling and Testing, and Hepatitis A&B vaccines.

Call for appointments or fee information. (860) 278-4163 All welcome.

Be well, be yourself.
http://www.hglhc.org


LIVING LIFE NOW HIV/AIDS Support Group
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Spiritual Group
Open to all folks with HIV/AIDS
Lite Lunch serverd
Local transportation avilable

Please call for more information contact:
Ric Browne @ 203-757-2599 *10


Positive Voices: A Support Group for HIV + Men
Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Location: 1302 Chapel Street, New Haven CT
Positive Voices is a support, social and information group for men who are living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. The group was started as a HIV + Gay Men's Group -- but now is open to all HIV + men and those men living with HIV. At meetings there may be presentations on topics such as activism, massage, therapy, yoga, acupuncture, nutrition, research updates, medical updates, and relationships. There are dinners, raffles and movie nights.

Please contace Nick Boshnack, MSW, if you would like to join the group or for additional information: (203) 624-0947, extension 241. The call is confidential.


HIV in the Family
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 60 Palmers Hill Rd.
Group intervention to support family members and friends manage their own needs and concerns regarding an HIV infected loved one. Group facilitator is a mental health professional that will also provide HIV education to family/friends.
Contact Info: Maryellen Reynolds, HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator
Family Centers, Inc.
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone: (203) 324-3167 ext. 341
mreynolds@familycenters.org


Support Group for HIV + Persons
Time: 7:00pm
Location: MFAP, 16 Rivers St., Norwalk, CT
Many who are infected with HIV occasionally need a shoulder to lean on or a sympathetic ear. MFAP holds support groups in English and Spanish so that our clients have an opportunity to express their feelings. We invite all who are infected with HIV to take part in this healing process.

Please call (203) 855-9535.
http://www.mfap.com

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