Effective Immediately:

Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, the following programs and services will be temporarily postponed or suspended:

Community Tuesday, Building a Future classes, Client Advisory Committee, Friday lunches, Friday Haircuts, Volunteer Programs

New Building Hours -
Monday - Thursday, 9am-4:30pm
Friday - 9am-3pm

Testing Center - If you are in need of testing at this time, please call 317-632-0123 to consult with an HIV/STD counselor. You must call first. The Damien Center is not currently accepting walk-in clients. 

The food pantry will operate during the following schedule: Monday - 10am-2pm, Tuesday - 12pm-4pm, Wednesday - 12pm-4pm, Thursday - 10am-2pm, Friday 12pm-3pm 
If you are accessing the food pantry, please click here to read important information before you arrive.

What If I Test Positive For HIV?

If you test positive for HIV at Damien Center, you'll be immediately connected with a Linkage to Care Specialist, who will be there to assist you every step of the way. Our highly skilled, professional Linkage to Care staff members assist newly diagnosed clients in understanding their diagnosis and accessing all of the services available to them.  We know being diagnosed with HIV can be overwhelming, but our knowledgeable staff is here to give you support and peace of mind.

Damien Center conveniently offers a wide range of services needed by our HIV+ patients, all in one place. Our services include case management, mental health and substance abuse counseling, HIV specialty medical care, housing, food pantry and more. You can rest assured that our staff members will be here for you as you navigate your new diagnosis.

If you are newly diagnosed or new to the area and in need of accessing care, please contact our Linkage to Care Specialists today!