Arkansas AIDS Foundation
Arkansas AIDS Foundation, Inc. (AAF) is a non-profit organization that provides a range of services for people living with HIV/AIDS in Central Arkansas. The AAF has been providing services since 1992 and is the lead agency of the Unity Consortium of Central Arkansas.
Service area: Pulaski, Lonoke, and Prairie Counties
Work with: Financially eligible HIV+ persons
Services for survivors during incarceration include:Case management; assistance with obtaining HIV medication; and information and referrals for HIV+ jail inmates. HIV+ prisoners and others in need of services can contact the AAF either by phone or mail for information and support and to arrange for services after their release.
Services for survivors after release include:Comprehensive case management; free HIV testing; assistance with obtaining HIV medication; assistance with HIV/AIDS medication copays and health insurance co-pays; mental health counseling; financial assistance with dental bills, transportation, and utilities; nutritional therapy; and referrals for other services.
Services for loved ones include: Free HIV testing and information.
Additional Information: Free HIV testing is provided on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 1-4:30pm at 518 East 9th Street, Little Rock, across from the Arkansas Arts Center next to Fire Station #2. No appointment is necessary.