Partnership For Care

Partnership For Care is a collection of programs targeted at serving families and individuals infected with or related to someone with HIV/AIDS. All services are free.

Contact:
Robert Cestone
MSW, Director Partnership for Care,
914-964-6767 ext 28

 

 

 

 

Living Together

Living Together is a peer-led support group for those living with HIV/AIDS. Our experienced staff lead one meeting per month and attend other meetings to represent people living with the virus.

Contact:
Victor Alveraz or Gerald Yarn
914-872-5253

Medical Case Management

This new program helps participants adhere to their medication schedule. Staff work directly with clients to overcome medical and social barriers related to taking medications. Staff collaborate with doctors and other medical staff to ensure excellent client care. Staff also work with clients on how to talk with their doctors.

Contact:
Paula Connor,
Medical Case Management,
914-967-6767 ext. 31

Ryan White Mental Health Services

This program offers free therapy sessions to people living with HIV/AIDS and their loved ones. Our trained therapist specializes in issues related to living with HIV/AIDS—depression, isolation, and coping with side effects from medications.

Contact:
Laura Jacobs
LMSW, Mental Health Clinician
914-964-6767 ext. 15

Caroline Brown LMSW, Mental Health Clinician
914-964-6767 ext. 20

 

Supportive Housing Services

The supportive housing services for people living with HIV/AIDS provides supportive housing case management and ancillary services to HIV positive individuals who struggle with housing related issues.  The program works to link consumers to benefits that will assist them to avoid financial arrears surrounding their housing and utilities.  The program provides both individual and group work in order to assist clients to develop skills necessary to avoid financial arrears and housing related difficulties.

For more information regarding this program please contact:
Coordinator: Janice Glenn  914-964-6767 ext 30
Supportive Housing CM: Veronica Gonzalez   914-964 6767 ext 19

 

Support Groups:

Living Together: A monthly peer-led support group for individuals with HIV. Staff also meet bi-monthly for a Men’s Group.

Viva Siempre: A monthly psychosocial support group for HIV+ parents/guardians.

Women’s Group: A bi-monthly support group for women living with the virus.

Treatment Adherence Group: A monthly psychosocial support group for discussing barriers to taking medications.