15 06, 2017

AIDS Project Rhode Island’s Buddy Program is BACK!

By | 2017-06-15T01:25:36+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Aids Project RI|Comments Off on AIDS Project Rhode Island’s Buddy Program is BACK!

AIDS Project Rhode Island is excited to reintroduce its buddy program, also known as the WellSpring program. The program is designed to provide compassionate, mental, emotional and spiritual care services that will improve the quality of life for those living with HIV/AIDS. The program was originally created in 1984 to help those who were buddies [...]

5 12, 2016

Helping with Sex Addictions and More

By | 2017-01-08T19:35:47+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Aids Project RI|Comments Off on Helping with Sex Addictions and More

Alix Stockwood, LICSW, of Providence, has been providing mental health care at AIDS Project Rhode Island (APRI) for nearly 15 years, helping hundreds of clients wrestle with emotional issues surrounding HIV/AIDS and life in general. “Over the years HIV/AIDs treatments have improved and people are living longer,” she said. But, from a mental health perspective, [...]

30 09, 2013

APRI RECEIVES FUNDING FOR MEN’S HEALTH WEBSITE

By | 2013-09-30T15:31:12+00:00 September 30th, 2013|Aids Project RI, GET ORGANIZED|Comments Off on APRI RECEIVES FUNDING FOR MEN’S HEALTH WEBSITE

AIDS Project Rhode Island (APRI) received $15,000 from the Rhode Island Department of Health to help improve and market its recently launched website, www.Men2MenRI.org. This website is intended to be a health and community forum for gay and bisexual men in Rhode Island to share information about coming out in Rhode Island, recommend doctors and [...]

1 05, 2013

AIDS Project Rhode Island Launches www.Men2MenRI.org

By | 2013-04-30T23:34:22+00:00 May 1st, 2013|Aids Project RI|Comments Off on AIDS Project Rhode Island Launches www.Men2MenRI.org

Check it out: www.Men2MenRI.org! After six months of planning and getting input and feedback from Rhode Island men, in April 2013 AIDS Project Rhode (APRI) Island launched www.Men2MenRI.org – an online health, wellness, and community resource for gay men in Rhode Island. The purpose of Men2MenRI.org is to provide a user-friendly online forum for gay [...]

1 04, 2013

NBC’s Mario Hilario Chairs HIV/AIDS Fundraiser Dining Out For Life – April 25

By | 2013-04-02T16:25:30+00:00 April 1st, 2013|Aids Project RI, Local News|Comments Off on NBC’s Mario Hilario Chairs HIV/AIDS Fundraiser Dining Out For Life – April 25

NBC’S MARIO HILARIO CHAIRS HIV/AIDS FUNDRAISER DINING OUT FOR LIFE—APRIL 25  |  AIDS PROJECT RHODE ISLAND Longtime NBC 10 news anchor and reporter Mario Hilario is chairing this year’s Dining Out for Life ® event benefiting AIDS Project RI on Thursday, April 25 at participating restaurants across the state.   He’s been anchoring NBC 10 [...]

28 09, 2012

New Boyfriend?

By | 2012-09-28T20:46:36+00:00 September 28th, 2012|Aids Project RI|1 Comment

Congratulations! Protect each other. Take Charge! Get Tested! Getting a new boyfriend is usually a great time for new fun, discovery, and exploration. Growing closer includes greater intimacy on many levels – emotionally, physically, and sexually. Almost all guys come to an intersection in their relationship where the question of HIV status is at least [...]

31 08, 2012

27th Annual Aids Walk for Life Rhode Island 2012

By | 2012-08-31T19:10:16+00:00 August 31st, 2012|Aids Project RI|1 Comment

27TH ANNUAL AIDS WALK FOR LIFE RHODE ISLAND 2012— LOOKING FOR WALKERS First Lady Stephanie Chafee Honorary Chair, NBC 10’s Barbara Morse Silva Emcee AIDS Project Rhode Island wants young people to grow up healthy and AIDS free. They’re looking for walkers for the 27th annual AIDS Walk for Life on Sunday, Sept. 23 on [...]

30 07, 2012

27th Annual Walk For Life

By | 2012-07-30T10:05:35+00:00 July 30th, 2012|Aids Project RI|1 Comment

AIDS Project Rhode Island (APRI), along with our partner agencies, wants to help ensure that our young people grow up healthy and AIDS free! Please walk with us. We meet Sun., Sept. 23 on the State House Lawn at 9am. Help us to raise funds and awareness about HIV/AIDS!   Tom Bertrand, APRI’s Executive Director, [...]