Welcome to ACT's 2019 Annual Report. Due to the unusual circumstances we all find ourselves in due to COVID-19, we are releasing this report in electronic form only.
Please scroll down to review the outcomes we achieved in each of our programs for 2019.
P.S. On May 1, 2020, AIDS Connecticut affiliated with Connecticut Association for Human Services. Read the exciting news here.
ACT provides medical case management, housing support, post-incarceration transitional case management (Project TLC), and transportation services for people living with HIV/AIDS in the Hartford area.
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.
Connections is a drop-in center, located in Hartford, that provides a safe, supportive gathering place for individuals living with HIV. Services include meals, support groups, counseling, and social activities.
ACT advocates on behalf of people living with and at high risk for HIV/AIDS on policy-related issues including prevention & education, syringe services & overdose prevention, supportive services, health care, and housing.
In 2019, ACT collaborated with the City of Hartford on the Systems Integration Project (SIP), which seeks to improve health outcomes for persons living with HIV by enhancing the ability of providers to coordinate client information sharing and services across multiple funding programs.
ACT also began offering Fiscal Sponsor Services for projects that may not have federal tax-exempt status. We can provide administrative services and oversight to the activities of groups or individuals engaged in work that relates to our mission.