HIV/AIDS Regional Services

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Names
Alternate Name HARS
Former Name Kingston AIDS Project
Legal Name HIV/AIDS Regional Services
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Downtown Kingston
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
844A Princess St E
Kingston, ON K7L 1G5
 
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Intersection Princess St and Regent St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters * free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Confidential health supportive services for people living with or who are affected by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) * provides support groups, prison and regional outreach services and a used needle exchange * provides information about HIV, antibody testing, safer sex, etc. as well as support and counselling * offers a resource library with printed and video materials, a speakers bureau and a quarterly newsletter * has specific programs aimed at women, and men who have sex with men
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings ; Kingston ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or drop in for information
Languages English ; French - some printed materials available ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged - appointment in advance required
Fees None
Service Categories AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; Inmate Social Service Programs ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Special Libraries ~ AIDS/HIV Issues
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-545-3698 * accepts local collect calls
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-2209 (613 area code)
Fax 613-545-9809
E-Mail hars@kingston.net
Website www.hars.ca
Social Media Facebook
Volunteer Coordinator Diane Kiernan, Volunteer Coordinator; Email: dianek@kingston.net
Primary Executive John MacTavish, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Allison Cope, City Support Coordinator; Email: acope@kingston.net
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Federal - ACAP and HepC ; Foundation - Trillium ; Positive Action Program
Elections October
Print Material Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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