PrEP Aware Week Oct 20 - 26

Get Involved!

A lot of people still don’t know about the benefits of using PrEP to protect against HIV. That’s why the New York State Department of Health has declared October 20-26 as PrEP Aware Week.

Help us spread the word about PrEP. Change your profile pic to show your concern for HIV prevention. Use the images in the toolkit to make a post on your social media pages. Check out the calendar for events in your part of the state. Decide if PrEP is right for you! Tell your friends what you’ve learned!


PrEP Aware Events


PrEP Networking Session: Syracuse

Syracuse Regional Office, 217 S. Salina Street, Syracuse, NY 13202, CR 4A/4B - 3rd Floor
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

PrEP Networking Session: Albany

Albany School of Public Health, 1 University Pl Ste 100, Rensselaer, NY 12144, Room 110A
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
OCT 10

PrEP Aware Networking Session- Rochester

Center for Community Practice; 853 West Main Street, Rochester, NY 14611
11:00 AM-12:30 PM

PrEP Aware Networking Session – Long Island

Stony Brook University, Research and Development Park - Building 17, Development Drive, Stony Brook, NY 11794
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OCT 11

PrEP Networking Session – Long Island

Pride for Youth, Long Island Crisis Center, 2050 Bellmore Ave, Bellmore, NY 11710
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

PrEP Aware Networking Session – Buffalo

United Way of Buffalo & Erie County; 742 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209 (Room 102)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM



Alliance for Positive Health- Facebook Live Q&A

5:30pm – 7pm


PrEP: A Public Health Perspective

1 University Place, Room 110A, Rensselaer, NY
12- 1:30pm

Zoom meeting:

PrEP In the News – Southern Tier AIDS Program

12:15 pm

Channel 12, live during the 12pm news hour

PrEP Fest (Cornerstone Family Healthcare)

Ambulatory Care Clinic - 147 Lake Street, Newburgh, New York 12550
12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

PrEP Jeopardy - AIDS Service Center of Lower Manhattan

LLOC: 150 First Avenue, NY, NY 10008


PrEP & PEP Screening with giveaways – Harlem United Community AIDS Centers, Inc.

69 W 133rd St, New York, NY 10030
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The event will take place on the 2nd floor (outreach will be happening outside the building).
Contact: Kristin Goodwin

BOOM PreP Kick off event

BOOM!Health Wellness Center - 147 Lake Street, Newburgh, New York 12550
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Haadiyah at Hamadi/

PrEP Aware Pre-Halloween Party – Bridging Access to Care, Inc.

Church Ave 2nd FL Brooklyn, NY 11226

Contact: Raymond Hicks Katrina Murray


Evergreen Health Kick Off Event  (Buffalo)

3297 Bailey Ave, Buffalo, NY

Contact: Matthew Crehan Higgins, MCrehanHiggins@evergreenhs or; 716/983-0944


Evergreen Health Kick off Event (Jamestown)

320 Prather Avenue Suite 200A, Jamestown, NY
12- 5pm

Contact: Matthew Crehan Higgins, MCrehanHiggins@evergreenhs.or; 716/983-0944

PrEP Skits

AIDS Service Center of Lower Manhattan