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The Importance of HIV Testing

by Imani Nunley

With National HIV Testing Day rapidly approaching, our Prevention Program Manager, Imani Nunley, shares the importance of testing and how the process works.

Fight Stigma.For all the progress made towards HIV care and prevention in the last 30+ years, one thing remains constant – the stigma still attached to HIV and...

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Jun 04, 2018
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The Damien Center earns second consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

by Tyler Neal

4-Star RatingOn the heels of the organization’s 30th anniversary, The Damien Center, Indiana’s leader in HIV/AIDS care and prevention, has received Charity Navigator’s coveted four-star rating for strong financial health and a commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the second consecutive year that Damien has received this acknowledgement. “This...

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Supporting Those Who Need It Most

by Tyler Neal

When Jennifer* first reached out to us, she was in an unimaginable situation. Jennifer was nine months pregnant, homeless and currently out of care. When we received her call, our team leapt into action.

At The Damien Center, we pride ourselves on being a one-stop-shop approach to HIV care and prevention....

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May 15, 2018
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In Memory of Janice Cade

by Tyler Neal



It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we share the news that we have lost a member of the Team Damien family. Janice Cade, Linkage to Care Specialist, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018.

Janice was a beacon of positivity and worked endlessly to leave the world a...

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Undetectable Equals Untransmittable (U=U)

by Tyler Neal

Over the last couple of years, the movement for Undetectable Equals Untransmittable (U=U) has gained traction among hundreds of HIV experts and organizations. Over 500 organizations from 70+ countries have signed a pledge to share and promote the message of U=U. In late 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and...

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Nov 30, 2017
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Free HIV Testing for World AIDS Day

We are partnering with The Irsay Family YMCA at CityWay to provide free and confidential testing services on World AIDS Day.

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Nov 06, 2015

Adherence and Managing HIV

Adherence to HIV care is unique like each person's needs; but success looks the same – a long, robust life.

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Oct 07, 2015

STI vs. STD: What's The Difference?

Wondering why we use the term STI instead of STD? Read more about the similarities and differences.

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