AIDS Center of Queens County The community clinic which I select is AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC). This agency is in five locations in New York city. I select the agency near by my community which is in Woodside Ave, NY. I select this agency because this agency will serve people living with HIV/AIDS, and to eradicate HIV/AIDS in the future by empowering and educating individuals to take ownership of their health and well-being through a healthier lifestyle. And, all services which are provided is at no cost to their clients. The mission of this clinic is “to enhance the quality of life for individuals and their families living with, and at risk for, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other chronic health conditions by providing comprehensive social services in a non-judgmental, safe and supportive environment, and by educating the community to reduce stigma and the transmission of HIV” (AIDS Center of Queens County, 2018) as well as to serve people living with HIV/AIDS, and to eradicate HIV/AIDS in the future. The targeted population of the “AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC) has grown to become the largest provider of HIV/AIDS services in the borough of Queens, serving over
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- Spring '17
- AIDS Center of Queens County