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

For STAP, they're basically like my secondary family. We hang out, we have fun. It's just like a big family.

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!

Doggone Fun on the Run

When it comes to delighting and surprising our pups, there's nothing like bringing them to the Doggone Fun on the Run. Join us for a fun-filled day thas is all about your dog. A 2K walk, followed by a totally furbulous post party that includes games, contests, blessing of the animals, water park and a special ice cream treat. The first 100 paid registrants will receive a doggie goodie bag.

July 14th | Otsiningo Park
Registration opens at 10 AM
Walk Begins at 11 AM

Are you looking for your new best friend? Come and see Rescue Runway, where local rescues showcase their dogs looking for their forever homes. Life is better with FUR-IENDS!

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

Drug use in Upstate New York: Strategies for Change and Reducing the Harms

March 16, 2018

Binghamton University's Institute for Justice and Well-Being and the Drug Policy Alliance are co-hosting a one-day conference and strategy session to bring stakeholders from Central New York and the Southern Tier together to learn from experts and from each other. The program will include an overview of the problems surrounding drug use in Central New York and the Southern Tier, best practices for reducing the harms associated with drug use in non-urban areas, strategies for moving local policy change forward, and the role of the criminal justice system. 

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Our Impact in Numbers

Clients receiving care management
Syringe Exchange Program Participants Served in 2017
Lives Saved - Reported Overdose Reversals