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HIV/AIDS Resource and Consultation Center

HIV/AIDS Resource and Consultation Center

The Virginia HIV/AIDS Resource and Consultation Center was founded in 1989 to respond to the need to expand medical care and support services for persons living with HIV infection and AIDS in Eastern Virginia.

The mission of the HIV/AIDS Resource and Consultation Center is to provide training, education, and information to health-care industry professionals who care for people infected with HIV.


Peer Educator Training Series

Peer Educator Training Series

The Peer Educator program was developed in 2002 and has been thriving since that time.  The program provides intensive education and training on HIV/AIDS to HIV+ infected and affected individuals in the community.  A great many of those who have graduated from the training now work in the field and/or volunteer their services in the community.


Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

Interested?  For more information and an application contact Cindy Lewis at AIDS Resource Center at (757) 446.6170.  All applications must be submitted by Monday, October 24, 2016. 


HIV Prevention Counseling Orientation and Overview

1.)  The Facts 101

Friday, November 4, 2016

9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

“The Facts” is a one-day course that provides information concerning the spectrum of HIV disease, HIV antibody testing and developments in rapid testing, legal issues, partner notification services, risk assessment and reduction, and psychosocial issues.

Objectives upon completion of the program

The participant will be able to:

  • Understand the spectrum of HIV disease
  • Discuss HIV antibody testing options including legal implications
  • Process of testing and meaning of results
  • Describe partner notification services in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Describe effective techniques for providing HIV risk assessment and reduction
  • Discuss implications of HIV infection as experienced by an HIV-infected person

Certificates of Completion

A certificate will be provided upon completion of this program which confirms attendance at the program and the number of hours: 6.5 hours for “The Facts.”

Please pre-register by calling Kathy Dozier (757) 446-6170.  Registration fee of $35.00 per person.  All registration fees are non-refundable but transferrable.

Training Location 

Please arrive by 8:15 a.m. to ride the shuttle to the training location. 

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Hofheimer Hall Room 751

828 Fairfax Avenue

Norfolk, VA 23501

Parking Location

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Smith Rogers Hall

358 Mowbray Arch

Norfolk, VA 23507