We work towards creating a world where HIV transmission is rare and those who are HIV+ lead healthy lives.

WE ARE ITHACA Report by Robyn Wishna

Outreach worker Richard Rivera works to sustain health of homeless community during the pandemic with food, shelter and compassion.

We've been providing comprehensive HIV/AIDS services in the Southern Tier of New York for over 30 years.

HIV Testing

STAP offers fast, free and confidential HIV testing at many locations throughout the Southern Tier. Knowing our HIV status can keep you and your partner safe.

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Syringe Exchange Program

STAP's Prevention Points exchange new sterile syringes for used ones to reduce the risk of infection with HIV, Hepatitis C, and other blood-borne illnesses among injection drug users.

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Health Homes Care Management

STAP's Health Homes program serves individuals with a variety of chronic conditions with comprehensive care management and care coordination services.

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AIDS Ride for Life

Now entering its twenty-third year, the AIDS Ride for Life is a Fundraiser Ride around Cayuga Lake. It offers multiple route options, from 14 to 102 miles, beautiful scenery, fully supported pit stops with volunteers, snacks, first aid, bathrooms, hydration, Safety & Gear Road support. 

Latest News

Biden Proposes $267M Bump To Fight HIV/AIDS

April 12, 2021

The Biden Administration wants to up the budget to fight HIV/AIDS.

According to the Washington Blade, President Biden released a budget request to Congress on Friday, April 9. That initial budget request for 2022 is being referred to as the “skinny budget” until a much more elaborate budget request drops later this year.

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Our Impact in Numbers

1,121
Clients receiving care management
1,975
Syringe Exchange Program Individuals Served in 2020
286
Lives Saved - Reported Overdose Reversals