Region 1 Prevention Programs
Counties Served: Porter, Newton, Jasper and Lake
AIDS Task Force of LaPorte & Porter Counties d.b.a The Aliveness Project
5490 Broadway, Suite L-3
Merrillville, IN 46410
Phone: 1-800-293-7312 or 219-985-6170 Fax: 219-985-6097
Counseling, Testing and Referral Services (CTR): CTR funding calls for an individual level intervention which will ensure that HIV infected persons and persons at increased risk for HIV have access to HIV testing to promote early knowledge of their HIV status.
Comprehensive Risk Counseling and Services (CRCS): The CRCS program will provide intensive, individualized, client-centered counseling for adopting and maintaining HIV risk-reduction behaviors for HIV+ individuals who continue high-risk behaviors, discordant couples, and HIV- individuals that engage in high-risk behaviors.
Special Populations Support Program (SPSP): The program is designed to cover two complementary services: disease prevention and supportive care. The Special Populations Support Program strives to minimize the negative impact of chemical dependency on the health of persons at risk of HIV, or those already living with HIV, in a compassionate and non-judgmental environment, cost-free to the client.
600 Grant Street
Gary, IN 46404
Expanded HIV Testing Services within a Healthcare Setting (EHTS): EHTS funding calls for an individual level intervention which will ensure that HIV infected persons and persons at increased risk for HIV have access to HIV testing within routine healthcare to promote early knowledge of their HIV status