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

What is PrEP?

Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a daily medicine that can reduce your chance of getting HIV.

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!

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. 

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Free Pride Flags Available

May 6, 2021

Pride month is quickly approaching, and while Pride celebrations will look a bit different again this year we (the Identity Youth Center) invite you to join us in showing your pride by letting your Pride Flag Fly from your home or business. 

We know that Pride is more than just festivals and parades, it is about our collective strength and resiliency as a community.  Join us in celebrating Pride this June by displaying a flag and together we will show that Pride is alive in every neighborhood, village, and town across the Southern Tier.

Pride flags are free to any household or business in the Southern Tier. (while supplies last, limit one per household or business)  Donations are accepted to support the work of the Identity Youth Center which provides services to LGBTQ+ youth and their allies.  

We encourage you to post pictures of your flag with the #PrideFlagFly #SouthernTierPride #IDYouth 

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Our Impact in Numbers

Clients receiving care management
Syringe Exchange Program Individuals Served in 2020
Lives Saved - Reported Overdose Reversals