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280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
845-562-5005

November 2013

Addressing Sexual Risk with Drug Users and Their Partners

11/7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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6.5 OASAS credits (not approved for initial CPS credentialing) This one-day training will build participant knowledge and skills in offering sexual harm reduction options to substance users. Although expanded access to syringes and drug treatment options have helped people greatly reduce their substance use-related risks for HIV, the latest research shows that sexual risk behaviors play a significant role in new cases of HIV among people who use drugs and alcohol. As a result of this training, participants will be…

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December 2013

Building Bridges to Cultural Competency

12/3 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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6.5 OASAS credits This one-day training explores the broad definition of culture and its relationship to competent and effective health care and human service delivery. As a result of this training, participants will be able to: • Discuss invisible privilege and its affect on both receiving and providing services; • Explore potential obstacles to providing effective services; and • Describe how these obstacles are created when diverse cultures, Western medicine and human service deliveries collide. Prerequisite: None Audience: All health…

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Introduction to HIV, STIs and Viral Hepatitis

12/17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This one day introductory training will prepare non-physician health and human services providers to address HIV, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and viral hepatitis in an integrated, client-centered manner. The training will review the similarities and differences in transmission, screening, available treatments and needed support services for each of the diseases. The training will emphasize the connection between these diseases and the skills needed to effectively interact with clients whose sexual or substance using behaviors place them at risk for HIV,…

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February 2014

HIV & Your Heart: A Gilead Community Medical Affairs Presentation

2/19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This event is open to HVCS staff, outside service providers, students, and members of the general community. There is no cost to attend this presentation, and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by calling (914) 785-8277 by February 12, 2014.

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July 2014

Intro to Co-Occurring Disorders for Clients With HIV/AIDS

7/8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This one-day training will introduce non-physician providers to co-occurring disorders (substance abuse and mental illness) and their impact on people living with HIV/AIDS. The training will also review trauma and its impacts on care as well as “red flags” or warning signs that might indicate a problem with substance abuse and/or mental health. Participants will also be offered tools for making referrals for appropriate treatment for clients who may be experiencing co-occurring disorders. As a result of this training, participants…

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Positive Prevention: Connecting Care and Prevention

7/22 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This one day training will provide participants with updated information and strategies for promoting prevention among people living with HIV/AIDS. The latest research demonstrates that early initiation of treatment, retention in care and viral load suppression are critical to the health of people with HIV and also play a key role in reducing new infections. Participants will learn strategies for coupling messages about the importance of clinical care with behavioral interventions to address the risks associated with sexual and substance…

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NEW: Active Drug Users and HIV/HCV Retention in Care and Treatment Adherence

7/29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This one-day training is designed to assist health and human services providers in promoting retention in care and treatment adherence with active substance users.  Providers that are aware of effective strategies for working with active substance users can play a vital role in assisting clients with retention and treatment adherence. Topics to be covered during the training include: defining active substance use, including levels of use; strategies for talking with clients about the importance of maintaining healthcare; harm reduction strategies…

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August 2014

Intro to HIV, STIs & Viral Hepatitis

8/6 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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This one day introductory training will prepare non-physician health and human services providers to address HIV, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and viral hepatitis in an integrated, client-centered manner. The training will review the similarities and differences in transmission, screening, available treatments and needed support services for each of the diseases. The training will emphasize the connection between these diseases and the skills needed to effectively interact with clients whose sexual or substance using behaviors place them at risk for HIV,…

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April 2015

The Latest on PrEP: Educational Inservice (Newburgh)

4/15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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FREE!

  All interested community members and service providers are welcome to attend. Complimentary lunch provided. Please RSVP for either session to Anthony at (914) 785-8277 or via email.

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March 2016

Hep C 101 Educational In-Service – Newburgh

3/16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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FREE!
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July 2016

Consumer Advisory Board Mid-Hudson Meeting – NEW DATE!

7/20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
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August 2021

International Overdose Awareness Day – HVCS Event

8/31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
HVCS Newburgh, 280 Broadway, 4th Floor
Newburgh, 12550
free

  For more details on HVCS' live and virtual commemorizations of IOAD 2021, please visit this page.

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