PRESS RELEASE: Free HIV Testing Available for National HIV Testing Day in Paducah

Heartland CARES, Inc. 619 North 30th Street Paducah, KY 42001 CONTACT: Suzie Webb, Communications and Development Team Leader (270-444-8183) communications AT hcares.org June 21, 2017 Free HIV Testing Available for National HIV Testing Day (Paducah, KY) – Heartland CARES, Inc. (HCI) and Hope Unlimited Family Care Center will be providing fast, free and confidential HIV testing as part of National HIV Testing Day, Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 10:00 am until 5:30 pm. The Centers… Read more »


PRESS RELEASE: Free HIV Testing Available in Recognition of National HIV Testing Day in Hopkinsville

Heartland CARES, Inc. 619 North 30th Street Paducah, KY 42001 CONTACT: Suzie Webb, Communications and Development Team Leader (270-444-8183) communications AT hcares.org June 21, 2017 Free HIV Testing Available in Recognition of National HIV Testing Day (Paducah, KY) – Heartland CARES, Inc. (HCI) in partnership with St. Luke Free Clinic, the Christian County Health Department and Jennie Stuart Health, will be providing fast, free and confidential HIV testing in Hopkinsville as part of National HIV… Read more »


Become a Rapid HIV Tester

Heartland CARES will be holding a training for those interested in becoming a Rapid HIV tester on Wednesday, June 7 from 8:00 AM-4:00 PM in Paducah, location to be determined. Light snacks will be provided. Registration and completion of approximately 6 hours of prerequisite courses is required. Contact communications@hcares.org or Zoey Peach at (877) 444-8183, extension 2143 to register by May 26. If testing is not part of your current duties, you must make yourself… Read more »


Photos – Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Outreach Ministries for the Healing of AIDS (OMHA), a partnership of seven predominantly African American Churches in  the Paducah area, hosted a program in recognition of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day that took place on February 11. Heartland CARES was proud to partner with OMAH in producing this important event. Here are some of the photos from that day.  


Heartland CARES Recognizes World AIDS Day 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 30, 2016 Contact: Jimmy LaSalvia (502) 296-6206 press@jimmylasalvia.com Heartland CARES, Inc. Recognizes World AIDS Day “As we mark this important day around the world, we know that AIDS is still here, and in our 20th year in western Kentucky and southern Illinois, so is Heartland CARES.” – Sean Oslin, Heartland CARES Executive Director Paducah, KY – The region’s HIV and AIDS services organization, Heartland CARES, Inc.,… Read more »


World AIDS Day 2016

World AIDS Day is held on December 1st  each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time in 1988. Please see what HCI and organizations in our service area are doing to pay respect to this day of… Read more »


World AIDS Day Events!

World AIDS Day is Thursday, December 1st. Check out the events scheduled in Paducah, Murray, & Hopkinsville All events are free & open to the public

  Balloon Release – Paducah 4 pm, Wilson Stage at Paducah’s Waterfront Sponsor: Heartland CARES Candlelight Walk – Paducah 6:30 pm, Dolly McNutt Plaza, 300 South 5th Street to  Washington Street Baptist Church, 721 Washington Street Sponsor: Heartland CARES & Washington Street Baptist Church Community Program – Paducah 7… Read more »