Resources

HIV Medical Care

Northwest Arkansas – Washington, Benton and Madison Counties

NWA Regional HIV Clinic
479-973-8450
3270 N. Wimberley Dr.
Fayetteville, AR 72703

Dr. Daniel Young
479-444-6522
4038 N. Remington Dr. Suite 4
Fayetteville, At 72703
(Dr. Young will also prescribe PREP.  No referral needed.  Call for appointment.)

Northwest Arkansas – Carroll County (Eureka Springs and Berryville)

OARS-Ozark AIDS Resources and Services
870-423-4462
PO Box 148
Berryville, AR 72616
ozarksaids.org

Ryan White Access Centers

The ARcare Special Services Program provides HIV Case Management, Medical Case Management, access to the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), and other social services at our Service Access Centers located throughout Arkansas through sub grant funding from the Ryan White Part B Grant administered by the Arkansas Department of Health.  For a full listing of Ryan White access centers, please visit their web site.

ARCare –Fayetteville
479-571-2100 or
1-888-845-8884
Ext 211
2894 McKee Circle Suite 100
Fayetteville, AR 72703

ARCare – Bentonville
900 B South Walton Suite 21
Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: 479-715-4745
Toll Free: 888-845-8884 ext 213
Fax: 479-254-6868

ARCare – Ft. Smith
233 North Greenwood Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
Phone: 479-782-2500
Toll Free: 888-845-8884 ext 212
Fax: 479-782-8557

HIV Testing and Prevention

Spirit of Peace
Offers free testing by appointment
Phone: (479) 595-6161
93 W Colt Square, Suite 1
Fayetteville, Ar
Find them on Facebook.

NWA Center for Equality
NWA HOPE (HIV Outreach Prevention Education)
Offers free testing by appointment
Phone: (888)-391-9222
P.O. Box 9014,
Fayetteville, AR 72703
nwaequality.org

Testing is also performed at you local Arkansas Health Department.

 

State HIV/AIDS information

Arkansas Department of Health- HIV Prevention

 

National HIV/AIDS information

POZ.com – has reliable and comprehensive HIV/AIDS news, information, mentoring and personals.

Thebody.com – “The complete HIV/AIDS resource”

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – HIV/AIDS

 

HIV Drug Assistance Programs 

Are you uninsured? If you do have health coverage, are your prescription co-pays or other co-insurance costs prohibitively expensive? Or does your health plan come with high medication deductibles that you can’t afford? Follow this link for more information:  HIV Drug Assistance Programs

 

Community

NWA Pride

NWA Pride was founded in 2007 to promote GLBTI events in the Northwest Arkansas region.  The group is a small organization of volunteers who plan the yearly  Pride Parade and Rally in Fayetteville, AR. Come and join the growing organization in its endeavor to become a major force in promoting pride, self-esteem, and community in NW Arkansas.

NWA Center for Equality

Based out of Fayetteville, the NWA Center for Equality is a grassroots support and advocacy movement working to achieve full equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community in Northwest Arkansas.

River Valley Equality Center

The River Valley Equality Center is a community organization committed to non-violent advocacy for the rights of all humans, with an emphasis on the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender communities and other minority sexualities. RVEC is using a combination of visible action, education, and social support to change misinformed hatred and prejudice to acceptance and goodwill

 

Additional Resources