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Welcome to Positive Assistance

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Individuals living with HIV/AIDS who have had to overcome the stigma and challenges of the disease and are here to support and assist clients with navigating the care system, education about the disease, treatment adherence to HIV/AIDS regimens, advocacy in treatment, and support on the journey to living a long, healthy, and productive life.

By sharing knowledge, we empower people to become more educated and to protect themselves and others from infection. We also would like to reduce stigma and improve HIV programmes globally. Our impartial information reaches thousands of people every day and our partnership work helps to change the lives of those most in need in Central Florida.

Services

Medical Case Management

Case management services provide individuals living with HIV support for obtaining needed medical care by offering information and referrals.

Mentoring & Group Support

Providing Individuals living with HIV/AIDS who have had to overcome the stigma and challenges of the disease and are here to support and assist.

Youth Education & Outreach

Our goal is to provide outreach and youth educational opportunities that will encourage both adult and youth audiences providing a heightened awareness.

Screening & HIV Testing

Testing for HIV is the only way to know for sure if you have HIV. Many people do not have any symptoms and can live for many years without knowing they have the virus.

Personal Stories

Holly’s Story

” I felt I was letting down my family. Being raised a Catholic, premarital sex is frowned upon. “

Lawrence’s Story

“I had finally Come Out to my Mom about being gay and I thought things were going to be great. “

Travis’s Story

“I had decided to get tested just for the hell of it. Hey I was indestructible, so I was sure that I would be fine. Until that night…”