AIDS Care Ocean State is dedicated to providing quality housing, case management, medical and nursing care, and prevention to adults, families, adolescents and children who are at risk for HIV infection. AIDS Care Ocean State will act as an advocate for individuals and families at risk, while providing those support services needed to ensure and maintain a high quality of life for the people we serve.
557 Broad Street
Providence, RI 02907 US
AIDS Care Ocean State’s ENCORE program is the only needle exchange program in the state. ENCORE’s goal is to reduce the risk of HIV transmission among injecting drug users (IDUs).
ENCORE offers counseling, HIV prevention and education, and referrals to substance abuse treatment and medical care facilities.
ENCORE Hours & Locations:
Mondays: 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Cranston Street in Providence
Wednesdays: 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Pawtucket & Central Falls
Thursdays: 10am to 1pm
Prairie Avenue in Providence
Fridays: 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Newport (Broadway & Memorial Park)
Saturdays: 1pm to 3pm
Hartford and Manton Avenue in Providence
Prevention Center Hours:
Monday: 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm and 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am to 1:00pm and 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friday: Please call for an appointment