Community Partnerships


The Institute works through collaborative partnerships with on-campus and community based agencies to:

  • Advocate for HIV prevention and care services
  • Conduct research
  • Develop resources
  • Build capacity
  • Provide technical assistance
  • Disseminate science-based information.

The Institute has sponsored teleconferences and supported several community outreach activities such as HIV testing at various venues, and served as the host of the Chicago HIV Planning Group and the African American HIV/AIDS Think Tank meetings it has served.

Our Partners Include:

  • Wellness/Health Center at CSU
  • South Side Help Center
  • Centro Communitario Juan Diego
  • Universal Family Connection
  • Men and Women in Prison Ministries
  • Trinity United Church of Christ
  • National Coalition of 100 Black Women
  • Making a Daily Effort, Inc.
  • Community Outreach Intervention Project
  • Advocate Trinity Hospital
  • Care Point Adult, Child and Family Association
  • Christian Community Health Center

Other Resources

  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Kaiser Network
  • Office of Minority Health
  • Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Chicago Department of Public Health
  • AIDS Foundation of Chicago