APNH offers an array of preventative services in a holistic, nonjudgmental, sex-positive atmosphere. Knowing your HIV status plays a major key in preventative care, alongside having the knowledge to reduce your risk in additional ways without deterring your life of the things that make you you. APNH is committed to hiring individuals who are reflective of the epidemic, not just in HIV care but in substance abuse, behavioral and emotional health and additional areas affecting Greater New Haven and the state of Connecticut as a whole. APNH offers the following services Monday – Friday from 9am – 4pm in addition to Tuesday after hours from 4pm – 7pm. Please call 475-441-7020 or 475-441-7025 for any additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Wide Array of Preventative Services
Prevention Services include:
APNH offers FREE & CONFIDENTIAL Rapid HIV, Rapid HCV and Syphilis testing. Results are available in 20 minutes and require a small finger prick with a few drops of blood. Syphilis testing will take 5-7 business days for results. Walk-ins are always welcome or you can call ahead and schedule an appointment or schedule online. Testing is available Monday – Friday from 9am – 4pm and Tuesday we have extended hours from 4pm – 7pm.
Testing 2Gether offers traditional testing services for partners. This testing requires an open and honest dialogue about sexual history and emphasizes a look to the future together, regardless of outcomes.
PrEP Consultations and Referrals
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis better known as PrEP is a way to protect yourself from HIV! APNH can help you access it in two easy steps. First, test for HIV and with a negative result we can then call and make an appointment with PrEP experts who can provide you a prescription! APNH also carries co-pay assistance cards to help with the cost! Easy as that!
mPowerment New Haven
mPowerment New Haven is an HIV prevention and social program bringing together men who love men alongside trans persons and others on the GBTQ+ spectrum ages 18-29. mPowerment is a great way to network, socialize and help stop new HIV infections!
mPower+ is a confidential social group for HIV+ men between the ages of 18-29 to come together and share experiences and meet other POZ guys in the New Haven area.
Testing Advocate - Lets Earn Some Money!
Want to earn some extra money and help fight HIV? APNH is seeking individuals who have at risk friends or acquaintances who have not tested in a while or have never been tested. APNH will offer $25 per test to qualified recruiters. Ask us today how you might qualify!
Harm Reduction Counseling
Not sure how to reduce risk of HIV? APNH provides Personalized Cognitive Counseling (PCC) sessions free of charge! PCC is a way for you and our Prevention Services Coordinators to talk out risk and how to reduce that risk without giving up the things you like!