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

Sometimes the people at STAP are the only source of support and love they're getting... STAP was very important for me, for keeping me healthy.

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

The AIDS Ride For Life is a fully supported 102, 90, 42, 25 or 14 mile bike ride beginning in Ithaca, NY.   Indoor cyclists are joining us around many communities!  Whether you are considering your first ride or are a seasoned veteran, we want you with us at the AIDS Ride For Life 2018. You belong here.

Latest News

Scientists cautiously optimistic about HIV vaccine candidate

July 16, 2018

There may be a glimmer of hope in the fight to protect people from HIV-1, the most widespread type of the virus and the one that causes the most disease globally.

A new vaccine appears to be safe and induced an immune response in humans and rhesus monkeys in an early stage trial, according to new research published Friday in the journal The Lancet.

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Our Impact in Numbers

1,246
Clients receiving care management
2,165
Syringe Exchange Program Participants Served in 2017
467
Lives Saved - Reported Overdose Reversals