Adolescent & Young Adult HIV Care and Prevention Center

The Designated AIDS Center’s Adolescent & Young Adult Specialized Care Center 

  • Comprehensive and Coordinated Care for Adolescents and Young Adults (Ages 13-24) Living with HIV
    • HIV Care
    • Primary Care
    • Mental Health Care
    • Medical Case Management
    • Multidisciplinary team with supportive services on-site

For an appointment, call (631) 444-8226.

  • Prevention Program for Adolescents and Young Adults at Risk for HIV and STIs (Ages 13-25)
    • Confidential HIV Testing
    • Confidential STI Testing
    • Family Planning Services

For an appointment, call (631) 444-2730 or (631) 444-KIDS.

 

HIV Prevention Program - Program that aims to stop the transmission of HIV. Serves HIV negative individuals of all ages.

  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP):
    • Prevents HIV with a once daily pill.
    • Provides PrEP screening for HIV negative individuals
    • Medical case management to HIV negative patients on PrEP
    • Community education and outreach

For more information contact the PrEP Specialist at (631) 559-6138.

  • Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) - Prevent HIV after potentially being exposed to HIV:
    • Provides assessments and prescriptions for HIV PEP.

For more information, contact the PrEP Specialist at (631) 559-6138.

 

HIV Services

Stony Brook Medicine and Stony Brook Children's Hospital provide a comprehensive team of care that includes medical care and essential supportive services for people who are living with HIV. 

  • Medical Care for HIV Exposed Infants: 
    • Provides medical care for infants born to mothers living with HIV during the first 4-6 months of life.

For appointments or more information please contact Pediatric Infectious Diseases at (631) 444-7692.

  • Medical Case Management - Serves patients living with HIV of all ages who received medical care at SBM.
    • Coordinates medical care and related services
    • Provides supportive services, education, information and referral to ensure all medical needs are met and community based services are in place.

For more information, please call (631) 444-8226.

  • Medical Nutrition Therapy - Serves individuals living with HIV of all ages who receive medical care at SBM and/or who live in Suffolk County.
    • Provides nutritional assessments, education, and treatment plans.

For more information, please call (631) 444-8832

  • Linkage Retention and Treatment Adherence (LRTA) - Serves patients living with HIV of all ages who received medical care at Stony Brook Medicine.
    • Links individuals living with HIV lost to follow-up and those who are newly diagnosed with medical care.
    • Provides retention services.
    • Provides adherence education and counseling through evidence based interventions.

For more information, please contact the Retention Specialist at (631) 905-1306.

  • Behavioral Health Education and Engagement (BHEE) - Serves clients living with HIV of all ages in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, clients do not have to receive medical care at Stony Brook Medicine.
    • Educates clients about the benefits of engaging in mental health and substance abuse treatment. 
    • Provides screenings, education, referrals, and accompaniment to the first 3 behavioral health appointments.

For more information, please contact the Behavioral Health Educator at (631) 208-7121.

  • Suffolk Project for AIDS Resource Coordination (SPARC) - Serves women, children, and youth living with HIV in Suffolk, clients do not have to receive medical care at Stony Brook Medicine.
    • Goal: To ensure that women, children and youth living with HIV in Suffolk are engaged and retained in a comprehensive, coordinated system of medical care and supportive services. 
    • Works with a consortium of community agencies and people living with HIV to improve coordination of services, identify unmet needs and develop collaborative programs to meet them. 
    • Services Include:
      • Free rapid HIV testing
      • Linkage to medical care and case management services for newly diagnosed or previously diagnosed but not in care
      • Care coordination to ensure clients are engaged and retained in care
      • Nutritional assessments and education
      • Transportation
      • Child care
      • Evidence-based patient self-management classes.  

For more information, please call (631) 369-8696.

  • Stony Brook HIV Community Advisory Board (CAB): The CAB is made up of patients living with HIV in care at Stony Brook Medicine / Stony Brook Children's Hospital. The CAB is a forum to discuss the HIV program and develop recommendation for how care can be improved.

 

Stony Brook Children's Services is offering Telehealth services which will allow our patients to receive our high-quality care from the safety and privacy of their home.

To see if your pediatric needs can be met virtually, please call Stony Brook Children's Service at (631) 444-KIDS.

If you have already booked a Telehealth visit and have questions about connecting to Microsoft Teams for your visit, please call one of our representatives at (631) 638-0597 Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They will be happy to assist you. If you require support outside of these hours, please visit stonybrookmedicine.edu/telehealth.

Cómo unirse a su visita médica de telesalud de Stony Brook con la aplicación Microsoft Teams