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World AIDS Day Community Block Party
We are holding a Community Block Party THIS Friday, December 1st in acknowledgement of World AIDS Day. Please join us from 12pm - 3pm All are welcome
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THANK YOU to everyone who donated for Giving Tuesday!
Thank you to all that have helped to make a collective global impact during this year's Giving Tuesday, making it the biggest day of giving in history! There is still time to donate so that we can reach our goal.
Give A Gift For A Child In Need
Help to put a smile on the face of a child this holiday season
Bring a new, unwrapped toy or gift card to one of our toy drives
Thursday, December 14th is Make the Yuletide Gay Drag Bingo & Toy Drive!
Forget everything you think you know about BINGO because Honey… this ain’t your Grandma’s Bingo! Check out the Full Season Schedule and more Details
Toy Drive for ACOS Families
BankRI invites Community to Brighten Season for Local Children
Marking a generation of helping to brighten the season for children in need, Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) kicks off its 26th annual Holiday Giving Tree program. The signature effort collects gifts for underprivileged children served by local nonprofits, including ACOS at the Park Avenue location in Cranston. The program will continue through Monday, December 18th.
ACOS Needs YOUR Support
Join our Events Committee or Help With Admin Work!
Like most non-profits, ACOS is ALWAYS looking for volunteers. The benefits of volunteering can be enormous. Volunteering offers vital help to people in need, worthwhile causes, and the community, but the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer. The right match can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career.
You Can Truly Make A Change
Sign Up For Our Change Round-Up Program!
When you link your eligible payment card and set your monthly giving level, AIDS Care Ocean State automatically “rounds up” your transactions to the next dollar amount and donates that spare change. For example, if you spend $17.83 at a restaurant on your linked debit card or credit card, AIDS Care Ocean State will add 17 cents to your purchase.
SAVE THE DATE- The return of our
Mardi Gras Gala- Friday, February 9, 2024
HIV-prevention Medications Now Covered by Health Insurance in RI
Legislation that will help reduce the spread of HIV transmission by making HIV-prevention and post-exposure medications accessible and covered by insurance, including newer injectable formulations, was signed into law at Open Door Health in Providence, RI's only LGBTQ+ dedicated primary care and sexual health clinic.
Know the Facts
Get all the up to date information about HIV, AIDS, and hepatitis C. Take a few minutes to browse our Education and Knowledge Center.
How We Help
ACOS is needed now more than ever!
Our services are crucial to the health and well-being of every client. Lack of housing, food and other social determinants are directly linked to poor health outcomes, having a detrimental effect on proper nutrition, medication adherence, family stability and job insecurity have increased depression and loneliness.
Help Support ACOS
We rely on your support to provide our services to over 500 individuals and families who are infected or affected by HIV/AIDS.