HIV/AIDS Screening


Keith Haring ASC Harlem Center (East Harlem)

315 East 104th Street, Suite 1 New York, NY 10029
(212) 645-0875 x355 (for Raul Santana)

Hours: Monday 10am - 7pm; Tuesday - Friday 10am - 3pm

Services: ASC offers free and confidential HIV counseling and testing.

Languages: English and Spanish

Appointment: not needed but can be made

Cost: Free

Manhattan HIV Care Network within Union Settlement Association (East Harlem)

158 East 115th Street, Suite# 218, New York, NY 10029
(212) 828-6141
(212) 828-6142
(212) 828-6143

Services: A consortium of agencies and individuals concerned about the provision of services and care to people with HIV/AIDS in East Harlem. The Network aims to improve the availability, accessibility, quality and coordination of services for persons living with and/or affected by HIV/AIDS.

Languages: English, Spanish, French, German spoken. Most written materials in English; some in Spanish.

Appointments: Call to make an appointment.

Cost: Free

Harlem United Community AIDS Center (East Harlem)

El Faro Adult Day Healthcare Center
179 East 116th Street
Phone: (212) 987-3707 -- Silvia Estrada, Managing Director
Fax: (212) 987-0847

Hours: Monday: 9AM - 5PM Tuesday: 9AM - 6PM Wednesday: 9AM - 7PM Thursday: 9AM - 6PM Friday: 9AM - 5PM

Services: HIV general medical services, Nursing services, Sick call visits, Case Management services, Food and Nutrition services, Social Services (housing, legal, family support, etc.), Assistance and/or supervision with activities of daily living, Counseling for HIV risk reduction, Directly observed therapy program (DOT) for greater adherence assistance, Harm Reduction services, Mental Health and Psychiatric services, Activities which promote involvement in the community, interpersonal and self care functions, Referrals for dental services and sub-specialty care including GYN care, Pastoral Counseling for any client requesting such services.

Appointments: Can be made online but not necessary

Languages: All Harlem United clinics have some bilingual (English/Spanish) staff on-site

Eligibility: Clients must be 18 or older

Costs: Accepts over 25 different types of insurance including Medicaid.

Settlement Health (East Harlem)

212 East 106th St
(212) 360-2600

Hours: Monday 8:30am-6:15pm; Tuesday and Thursday 8:30am-6:45pm; Wednesday 10:30am-6:15pm; Friday 8:30am-4:15pm; Saturday 8:45am-12:30pm

Services: HIV Services by appointment or walk-in; HIV Counseling and Testing, HIV Case Management, Support Groups; Other Services include women’s health, pediatric medicine, adult medicine, and an array of social services, including crisis intervention, perinatal case management, substance abuse referrals, and domestic violence referrals.

Cost: $30 for uninsured with proof of income, proof of residency, any picture ID. These documents are also required for discounted medications at the pharmacy across the street; $30 for referrals (they refer to Mt. Sinai)

Languages: English and Spanish

Appointments: HIV Services by appointment or walk-in
Eligibility: Proof of income, proof of residency and picture ID required.

African Services Committee (Harlem)

429 W 127th St. 2nd floor
(212) 222-3882

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.

Services: Legal advocacy, Free HIV /TB/STD Testing, counseling, TB screening

Cost: Free

Appointments: Testing center service is on a walk-in basis

Eligibility: Services open to all individuals regardless of ethnicity, national origin, immigration status, race, religion, gender, age, or sexual orientation.

Languages: Spanish, French, English & many African Languages

Willis Green Jr. Adult Day Healthcare Center (Harlem)

123-125 West 124th Street New York, New York 10027
Phone: (212) 531-1300
Fax: (212) 531-0141

Hours: Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM

Services: Provide quality HIV prevention and care services in a safe environment while uniting the diverse communities of Harlem in order to address all needs of people living with and threatened by HIV and AIDS.

Languages: Primarily English; some Spanish speaking staff. Written materials bilingual.

Appointments: Intake process initiated via walk-in.

Costs: Medicaid covers costs

Eligibility: Harlem United Health Centers accept Medicare and Medicaid. | Clients must be uninsured and meet income eligibility requirements in order to receive services on a sliding scale.

ASC Testing Services

41 East 11th Street, 5th Floor
(212) 645-0875 x355 (for Raul Santana)

Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00am - 3:00pm

Services: ASC offers free and confidential HIV counseling and testing.

Languages: English and Spanish

Appointment: Not needed but can be made

Cost: Free

Legal Action Center - Free Legal Services for HIV-Positive New Yorkers

225 Varick Street New York, NY 10014
Tel: (212) 243-1313 Toll-free Tel: (800) 223-4044

Hours: M-F 9am-5pm

Services: The Legal Action Center can help HIV-positive New Yorkers address a host of legal issues, including overcoming barriers created by a criminal record, HIV discrimination, confidentiality & testing, standby guardianships, living wills and health care proxies. Their consultation is free, with the only stipulation being that you must be a New York resident. Furthermore, if they cannot directly help you, they will put you in touch with paralegals who will point you in the right direction.

Languages: English and Spanish

Appointments: Intake is by phone only. LAC will not respond to requests by email and cannot serve “walk-in” clients.
Eligibility: Must be a New York resident. Cost: Free

St. Ann’s Corner of Harm Reduction (The Bronx)

310 Walton Avenue, Suite 201
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 585-5544

Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 8:30 am — 5 pm; Thu: 8:30 am — 6:30 pm

Services: Syringe Exchange, HIV testing & or counseling, support groups, and many more.

Languages: English and Spanish spoken

Appointments: Walk-in with ID for intake process

Eligibility: Everyone eligible to participate in services anonymously.

Cost: Free