Florida HIV/AIDS Hotline
1-800-FLA-AIDS (352-2437) ENGLISH
1-800-545-SIDA (545-7432) SPANISH
1-800-AIDS-101 (243-7101) HAITIAN CREOLE
1-888-503-7118 TDD/TYY (HEARING/SPEECH IMPAIRED)
The website also has a wealth of information on HIV/AIDS. Certified HIV/AIDS counselors can also be reached via email at: http://211bigbend.net/contact-florida-hivaids-hotline-counselor.html. The online resource directory can be accessed at: http://211bigbendaids.bowmansystems.com/ and provides contact information for organizations, companies and other groups that offer HIV/AIDS services statewide. Contacting the HIV/AIDS hotline via telephone, email, or online chatting is confidential with the option of being anonymous. Visitors do not have to give any personal information if they do not want to.
Let's Talk About It
Now Online! The new support tool for HIV positive women and female caregivers - the Let's Talk About It Blog! The "Let's Talk About It" blog is a safe site for women living with HIV and female caregivers (for someone who is positive), to come together and find support, information, and inspiration. Most blog pieces are written by "Let's Talk About It" Peer Advocates - positive women and caregivers living in North Central Florida.
PEP Club - Positives Empowering Positives
Contact: Marvene Edwards 352-334-7900
Date/Time: Meeting Held Every LAST Friday of Each Month, 11am-1pm
Location: Florida Department of Health in Alachua County, 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville FL 32641
Date/Time: Every 2nd Tuesday of Every Month, 6pm-8pm (NO meetings in November and December)
Location: Day Spring Missionary Baptist Church, 1945 NE 8th Ave, Gainesville