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

STAP has been so open, so caring, so concerned, and so loving... it's unbelievable. They treat everybody with respect and dignity.

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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Get involved in our events and make a difference!

STAP's Rock Star Celebrity Bartending Bash

One of the funniest events in town! STAP’s Rock Star Celebrity Bartending Bash will have local celebrities competing to win the coveted title of TOP STARTENDER! Each Startender is behind the bar for one hour mixing up fabulous libations. They will compete to raise the most tips. All tips will be donated to STAP. Admission is Free!

Doggone Fun on the Run

The premier canine event of the season! Join us for a day that is all about your forever friend. We cater to our pawsome friends in every aspect. The music, the games, the water park, the ball pit, the contest ---is all designed for the pooches. The event is held at Otsiningo Park in Binghamton. Registration opens at 10 AM - Blessing of the Animals at 11 AM immediately followed by the Walk.

AIDS Ride for Life

2020 is OUR 22nd YEAR!  The AIDS Ride for Life is a fully supported 102, 90, 69,42, 25 or 14 mile bike ride beginning in Ithaca, NY with Indoor cyclists joining us around many communities. We are all raising money and awareness in HIV/AIDS prevention and Harm Reduction regarding substance use.  Every year, this landmark ride around Cayuga Lake in the beautiful New York State Finger Lakes Region  delivers a life-changing experience for hundreds of participants from all backgrounds and fitness levels who are united in spirit by a common desire to do something altruistic. Whether you are considering your first ride or are a seasoned veteran, we want you with us at the AIDS Ride For Life 2020.

Latest News

Transwoman fights for HIV/AIDS equity

February 12, 2020

Blacks represent almost half of new HIV diagnosis yet they are often the least to receive the most in funding. Those statistics are further inflated when the focus turns to Black transgender women and one South Florida transwoman is at the forefront of change

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Our Impact in Numbers

1,135
Clients receiving care management
1,946
Syringe Exchange Program Individuals Served in 2019
442
Lives Saved - Reported Overdose Reversals