US Projects

AIDS Partnership Project

CHS Project
CHS is involved in many projects. Photo by CHS.

Overview

To advance the idea that HIV/AIDS is most effectively fought at the community level, CHS supported HIV counseling and testing among minority populations. The program, modeled after the Real AIDS Prevention Project, aimed to increase awareness on how to prevent HIV, encourage safer sex practices and change community norms by maximizing community participation in the project and making safer sexual practices an acceptable norm.

Key Activities

  • Providing HIV prevention education and counseling
  • Organizing HIV testing opportunities

Achievements

  • Served 1,406 Latinas during the project year that ended in June 2010

Quick Facts

Geographic Focus
Cumberland County, NJ

Funders
Hyacinth AIDS Foundation and the NJ AIDS Partnership