Our Programs

Financial Assistance

ACT assists families and individuals with obtaining and maintaining housing through the Housing Assistance Fund and the Emergency Housing Fund; and meeting emergency expenses through the Client Assistance Fund.

Care Services

ACT provides the following care services for people living with HIV/AIDS in the Hartford area: Medical Case Management, Project TLC, Housing Support and Medication Adherence.

Connections Wellness Center

Connections is an HIV drop-in center that offers services including medical case management, support groups, meals, substance abuse counseling, mental health counseling, acupuncture, research studies and social activities.

AIDS LIFE Campaign (ALC)

The AIDS LIFE (Legislative Initiative and Funding Effort) Campaign is Connecticut’s only statewide group that focuses solely on all of the policy-related issues impacting people living with and at high risk for HIV/AIDS.

Case Management Training Institute (CMTI)

CMTI is a comprehensive training program designed for those with case management responsibilities in AIDS services, AIDS housing, domestic violence, shelters and transitional living programs.

Prevention (Outreach, Testing and Linkage to Care-OTL)

ACT provides the following: HIV Counseling & Testing; Other Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI/STD) Testing; CLEAR: Choosing Life, Empowerment Action & Results; Outreach; Linkage to Care; Female Condom Project; and much more.

Syringe Services Program

The Syringe Services Program is a harm-reduction service that encourages injection drug users to dispose of used hypodermic needles in a safe manner. This reduces the transmission of blood borne pathogens and the number of needles discarded in the community.

Your Employment Station (YES)

ACT is committed to removing barriers to employment for people living with HIV/AIDS in Connecticut. This blog serves as a resource to Connecticut providers, consumers, and employers.

Homeless Management Information System (HMIS)

ACT is a close partner with the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness in the quest to gather and maintain accurate information about homelessness in the state of Connecticut.

Community Distribution Center

Funded by DPH, the center disseminates health educational materials, male and female condoms, dental dams and lube at no cost to individuals, schools, businesses, and community organizations in Connecticut.

QA and TA for ACT Members

ACT provides technical assistance for members in conjunction with our annual Quality Assurance Review Process (QARP). QARP ensures individual program compliance and best practices among AIDS services providers in CT.