The mission of Heartland CARES, Inc. (HCI) is to embrace those affected by HIV/AIDS with open arms through care, prevention and community awareness. Our value statement reiterates our commitment to providing services that meet the needs of our clients, stakeholders and community as a whole with collaboration between clients, staff and the Board of Directors in improving the effectiveness of our services and activities by utilizing the opinions, experiences and expertise of each. While there… Read more »
On the following dates, HCI will be closed in observance of a holiday or due to expected significant inconvenience to staff and clients. Columbus Day: Monday, October 9 Thanksgiving holiday (Wednesday before Thanksgiving): Wednesday, November 22 – closed 1/2 day, open 8 AM-12 PM Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving holiday (Friday after Thanksgiving): Friday, November 24 Christmas Day: Monday, December 25 Christmas holiday: Tuesday, December 26 New Year’s Day: Monday, January 1, 2018 New… Read more »
Heartland CARES, Inc. (HCI) and our partners held resoundingly successful events in Paducah and Hopkinsville as part of National HIV Testing Day, which was observed Tuesday, June 27. National HIV Testing Day was started in 1995 as part of an effort to normalize testing as part of everyone’s health care routine. Since that time, HIV treatments and tests have improved dramatically giving people even more reasons to get tested. HCI’s tests are always fast, free,… Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 firstname.lastname@example.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 »
Due to the weather conditions, SpringTINI 2017 will be moving inside to The 1857 Hotel at the Kentucky Avenue end of Market House Square, 210 Kentucky Avenue.
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.