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HIV Community Planning Group
Medical Care Development, Inc.
11 Parkwood Drive
Augusta, Maine 04330
Tel: (207) 622-7566, ext. 233
TTY: (207) 622-1209
Fax: (207) 622-3616
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Appenix 2 : List of Maine HIV-Related Resources

MAINE BUREAU OF HEALTH, HIV/STD PROGRAM

STATE HOUSE STATION 11
AUGUSTA, ME 04333-0011
(207) 287-3747
TTY (207) 287-8066

TOLL-FREE INFORMATION/SUPPORT

MAINE AIDS HOT LINE  1-800-851-AIDS   Confidential toll-free hotline for HIV/AIDS/STD information and referrals
NATIONAL AIDS HOTLINE   1-800-342-AIDS Confidential toll-free hotline for HIV/AIDS information and referrals
NATIONAL PREVENTION 1-800-458-5231 Free AIDS/HIV/STD/TB educational
INFORMATION NETWORK  Materials and information
NPIN  (TTY/TDD)  1-800-622-7012  Deaf/Hearing Impaired
TEENS & AIDS 1-800-622-HELP Teen-oriented hot line sponsored by National Institute of Drug Abuse l free hotline for STD Information & referrals
NPIN  (TTY/TDD)  1-800-622-7012 Deaf/Hearing Impaired
TEENS & AIDS 1-800-622-HELP
NATIONAL HEPATITIS HOTLINE  1-800-390-1202 Confidential toll free hotline for Hepatitis B&C information and referrals

ANONYMOUS HIV ANTIBODY COUNSELING AND TESTING SITES

AUBURN: AUBURN STD CLINIC 
Tel: 795-4019
AUGUSTA: DAYSPRING AIDS SUPPORT SERVICES 
Tel: 621-6201 
BANGOR: 
BANGOR STD CLINIC
Tel: 947-0700 
ELLSWORTH:  (MACHIAS & CALAIS)
DOWNEAST HEALTH SERVICES
Tel: 667-5304
FARMINGTON
TRI-COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES
Tel: 778-4553
PORTLAND THE AIDS PROJECT 
Tel: 775-1267 or 800-851-2437
PORTLAND STD CLINIC
 Tel: 874-8446
PRESQUE ISLE: (FORT KENT &  HOULTON)  ACAP-HEALTH 1st
Tel: 768-3062     or 1-800-432-7881
ROCKLAND:  MIDCOAST HEALTH & FAMILY PLANNING
Tel: 594-6880
SANFORD:  THE AIDS PROJECT
Tel: 1-800-851-2437

COMMUNITY AIDS/HIV SERVICE PROVIDERS

AMERICAN RED CROSS
524 FOREST AVENUE 
PORTLAND, ME 04101
874-1192
(or call your local chapter)
Information about antibody testing, blood transfusions, general AIDS information, work place AIDS education
AMERICAN RED CROSS - PINETREE CHAPTER
33 MILDRED AVENUE
BANGOR, ME
04401-4305
941-2903 HIV Prevention
AROOSTOOK COMMUNITY ACTION 1-800-432-7881 HIV Prevention, Youth Outreach
PROGRAM (ACAP) – HEALTH 1ST
P.O. BOX 1116
PRESQUE ISLE, ME
04769
768-3056  HIV Antibody Testing & Counseling
AIDS LODGING HOUSE
142 HIGH STREET
PORTLAND, ME  04101
773-7165 Housing and support services for people with AIDS/HIV
AIDS RESPONSE OF THE SEACOAST (ARS) 
1 JUNKINS AVENUE
PORTSMOUTH, NH
03831
(603) 433-5377 Case Management, Support Groups, Education, Advocacy, Referrals
AIDS COALITION OF LEWISTON/AUBURN  (ACLA)
145 LISBON STREET, SUITE 304
LEWISTON, ME
04243
786-4697

HIV Prevention, Support Services, Youth Outreach

AIDS CONSULTATION SERVICE
22 BRAMHALL STREET 
PORTLAND, ME 04102
1-800-871-2701
871-2099 
Statewide physician education and assistance service
CAMP CHRYSALIS
P.O. BOX 990
BELFAST, ME 04915
338-5089 Summer Camp Program
CITY OF BANGOR, HEALTH AND WELFARE
103 TEXAS AVENUE
BANGOR, ME
0 04401
947-0700 HIV/STD Prevention,  STD Clinic, HIV Counseling & Testing, PCRS, HIV Well-Care Clinic 
CITY OF PORTLAND, PUBLIC HEALTH DIV. 
103 INDIA STREET
PORTLAND, ME 04101
874-8446 HIV/STD  Prevention, STD Clinic, HIV Counseling & Testing, PCRS, Support Groups, Case Management 
NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM 756-8022
653-1631
Cellular Telephone Number
1 For 1 Clean Needle Exchange
COASTAL AIDS NETWORK (CAN)
P.O. BOX 956 
BELFAST, ME 04915
338-6330 HIV Prevention, Advocacy, Referrals, Support, Case Management, Youth Outreach
DAYSPRING AIDS SUPPORT SERVICES (DASS)  - A PROGRAM OF THE HEALTH REACH NETWORK 
ONE WESTON COURT
AUGUSTA, ME 04330 
621-6201 Case Management, HIV Prevention, Support Groups, Advocacy, Advocacy, Referrals Anonymous HIV Antibody Testing & Counseling
DOWN EAST AIDS NETWORK (DEAN) 
25 PINE STREET, SUITE A
ELLSWORTH, ME 04605
667-3506  HIV Prevention, Support Groups, Advocacy, Referrals, Case Management
EASTERN MAINE AIDS NETWORK (EMAN)
P.O. BOX 2038 
FLEET CTR., 6TH FL. 
80 EXCHANGE STREET
BANGOR, ME 04401
990-3626 Case Management, HIV Prevention, Support Groups, Advocacy, Referrals, Confidential HIV Antibody Counseling and Testing
MAINE AIDS ALLIANCE (MAA)
39 GREEN STREET
AUGUSTA, ME 04330
621-2924   Statewide Coalition representing
AIDS organizations in Maine
MEDICAL CARE DEVELOPMENT (MCD)
11 PARKWOOD DRIVE 
AUGUSTA, ME 04330
622-7566  Maine HIV Prevention Community  Planning Administration
MERRYMEETING AIDS SUPPORT  SERVICES    (MASS) 
P.O. BOX 57 
BRUNSWICK, ME  04011-0057
  725-4955  HIV Prevention, Support Groups, Advocacy, Referrals, Buddy Training and Support
PEABODY HOUSE 
14 ORCHARD STREET 
PORTLAND, ME  04102
774-6281  Residence for People in advanced stages of HIV Disease
THE AIDS PROJECT (TAP) 
P.O. BOX 5305  
615 CONGRESS STREET 
PORTLAND, ME 04101
774-6877 Support Groups, Advocacy, Referrals, Education, Anonymous HIV Antibody Counseling and Testing, Case Management
TRI-COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (TCHS)  795-4019  HIV/STD Prevention Youth Services
A PROGRAM OF WESTERN MAINE COMMUNITY ACTION 
P.O. BOX 70 
AUBURN, ME  04240 
- STD Clinic, HIV Antibody Testing & Counseling
MAINE AIDS DRUG ASSISTANCE PROGRAM  
Provides free medication for the treatment of HIV infection and AIDS to HIV+ individuals who have no way to pay for medication.  Available statewide.
STATE LEVEL CONTACT SHEILA PIPER
HIV/STD PROGRAM
11 STATE HOUSE STATION
AUGUSTA, ME 04333-0011
TEL:  287-5551
RELATED RESOURCES
BUREAU OF INSURANCE  582-8707 Information regarding HIV Antibody Testing and Insurance
THE MAINE COUNCIL OF CHURCHES 
15 PLEASANT AVENUE 
PORTLAND, ME  04101
772-1918  Pastoral Handbook for the AIDS Crisis in Maine, Updated 1996
DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES 
287-3707 Medicaid, Food Stamps, Child and Adult Protective services. 
Or consult phone book for Regional Phone numbers
DRUG AND ALCOHOL INFORMATION CLEARINGHOUSE  1-800-322-5004  Education material on drug addiction and alcoholism, referrals to drug treatment Programs
HEPATITIS C SUPPORT  
Support Groups and Information
Central Maine Medical Center  795-2680 
Maine Medical Center   871-2261
Eastern Maine Medical Center  973-8315
HOSPICE AGENCIES
Consult your local telephone directory or call:
Maine Hospice Council 626-0651
MAINE AIDS DRUG ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
157 Capitol Street 
11 State House Station 
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
287-5551  Provides free medication for the treatment of HIV/AIDS to HIV+ individuals who have no way to pay for medication.
Available statewide. 
MAINE BUREAU OF HEALTH  HIV/STD PROGRAM 
157 Capitol  Street 
11 State House Station 
Augusta, ME 
04333-0011
287-3747
Fax #   287-6865 
Provides funding and coordination of statewide HIV/STD Prevention and testing projects.  Compiles and disseminates state-wide HIV/STD epidemiological data
MAINE CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION 774-5444 Legal Advocacy in Civil Rights and Discrimination Cases
MAINE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 
HIV Prevention Education Program
23 State House Station 
Augusta, ME 
04333-0011
287-5118 Provides funding and coordination of statewide school-based and youth focused HIV prevention
efforts.
MAINE HEMOPHILIA TREATMENT CTR
Maine Medical Center 
22 Bramhall Street 
Portlamd, ME 04101
 871-6160  Medical, Social, and Education Services for People with Hemophilia & Coagulation Disorders
MAINE HIV PREVENTION COMMUNITY PLANNING GROUP (CPG) 
11 Parkwood Drive 
Augusta, ME 04330
622-7566 x 233 
 OR
1-800-427-7566 x 233
HIV Prevention Community Planning for the State of Maine  
MAINE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION 624-6050 Legal Advocacy in Discrimination cases
MAINE LESBIAN/GAY POLITICAL ALLIANCE (MLGPA) 
P.O. Box 232 
Hallowell, ME  04347
- Support and Advocacy for Gays and Lesbians  
SEXUAL ASSAULT SUPPORT HOTLINE  1-800-871-7741 Calls are routed to the closest SA Center
SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE CLINICS 
(See Separate Listing at bottom)
Free Condoms, STD Testing & Treatment, HIV/STD Education, HIV Counseling and Testing, Partner Counseling and Referral Services
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINSTRATION   622-8348
or toll free
1-800-772-1213
Disabilities Coverage, Medicare
SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS  Consult local phone directory or call the Office of Substance Abuse, 287-2595 or call the Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse 1-800-322-5004
VOLUNTEER LAWYER PROJECT  774-4348
AIDS CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES – RYAN WHITE  
Case management services provide intake, referral and coordination of services for people with AIDS, and HIV infection, and their families.  The services may include acute care, home health, income assistance, mental health, transportation, alcohol and drug treatment, legal and other services.
ANDROSCOGGIN, OXFORD COUNTIES 777-8506 ST.MARY’S REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR
CUMBERLAND, SAGADAHOC COUNTIES 725-4955 MERRYMEETING AIDS SUPPORT SERVICES
CUMBERLAND, YORK COUNTIES  774-6877 THE AIDS PROJECT  (TAP)
FRANKLIN, KENNEBEC, SOMERSET LINCOLN, and SAGADAHOC COUNTIES  621-6201 DAYSPRING AIDS SUPPORT SERVICES
PENOBSCOT, PISCATAQUIS and AROOSTOOK COUNTIES 990-3626 EASTERN MAINE AIDS NETWORK
WALDO/KNOX COUNTIES 338-1427 COASTAL AIDS NETWORK
WASHINGTON, HANCOCK COUNTIES   667-3506 DOWN EAST AIDS NETWORK 
CUMBERLAND & YORK COUNTIES    874-8446 PORTLAND PUBLIC HEALTH
CITY OF PORTLAND   874-6560 PREBLE STREET RESOURCE CENTER
Homeless HIV Case Management Program
STATE LEVEL CONTACT JEANNETTE TALBOT
COMMUNITY SERVICES
11 STATE HOUSE
CENTER STATION
AUGUSTA,  ME  
04333-0011
TEL:  287-5060
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROJECTS  
ABUSED WOMENS ADVOCACY PROJECT
ANDROSCOGGIN, OXFORD, FRANKLIN COUNTIES  1-800-559-2927
AROOSTOOK COUNTY 
BATTERED WOMEN'S PROJECT
 1-800-439-2323
CUMBERLAND & SAGADAHOC COUNTIES
FAMILY CRISIS SERVICES

874-1973
1-800-537-6066

(Daytime- Monday- Friday)
(Nights, Weekends & Holidays)
HANCOCK COUNTY NEXT STEP 1-800-315-5579
KENNEBEC & SOMERSET COUNTIES FAMILY VIOLENCE PROJECT   1-800-498-1930
KNOX, WALDO, LINCOLN COUNTIES  NEW HOPE FOR WOMEN 1-800-522-3304
PENOBSCOT COUNTY  SPRUCE RUN 1-800-863-9909
PISCATAQUIS COUNTY WOMANCARE 1-888-564-8165
YORK COUNTY CARING UNLIMITED 1-800-439-2323
FAMILY PLANNING AND PLANNED PARENTHOOD AGENCIES
Family Planning and Planned Parenthood agencies provide HIV Prevention programs, Birth Control, low-cost condoms, Sexuality Counseling, HIV Antibody Counseling & Testing and Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing. 

NOTE: This is a partial listing of agencies.  Consult your phone book or call Family Planing Association of Maine, Augusta,  622-7524, or Planned Parenthood of Northern New England 874-1100.

ACAP-HEALTH 1ST 764-3721
AUGUSTA FAMILY 
PLANNING
626-3426
FAX #   626-3404
PRESQUE ISLE
PLANNING 

FAX #   768-3022
BIDDEFORD PLANNED PARENTHOOD 282-6620
BRUNSWICK PLANNED   725-8264
DOWNEAST HEALTH SERVICES
ELLSWORTH 
667-5304 

FAX #   667-6117 

HEALTH 1st FAMILY
PRESQUE ISLE 
764-3721
FAX #   768-3022
KENNEBEC VALLEY FAMILY 873-2122
MIDCOAST HEALTH &
PLANNING 
594-6880
FAX #   594-6891
WATERVILLE & ROCKLAND FAMILY PLANNING  FAX #    873-0158 
PENQUIS FAMILY PLANNING  973-3650
PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND : BANGOR  (ADMIN)874-1100
(CLINIC)874-1095
FAX # 941-2978 
SANFORD PLANNED PARENTHOOD  324-9385
TRI-COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES : AUBURN 795-4007
SERVICES FOR GAY, LESBIAN, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER & QUESTIONING YOUTH
OUTRIGHT
P.O. BOX 5077
ONE PLEASANT STREET
PORTLAND, ME 04101
828-6560  Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
OUTRIGHT LEWISTON/AUBURN
P.O. BOX  7738
LEWISTON, ME 04243
- Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
CENTRAL MAINE OUTRIGHT 
C/O DAYSPRING AIDS SUPPORT SERVICES 
ONE WESTON COURT
AUGUSTA, ME 04330
621-6393  Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
COASTAL OUTRIGHT
P.O. BOX 956
BELFAST, ME 04915
338-6330 Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
OUTRIGHT/BANGOR
P.O. BOX 2038 - 80 EXCHANGE STREET
BANGOR, ME 04401
990-3626 Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
DOWNEAST OUTRIGHT
25 PINE STREET, SUITE A
ELLSWORTH, ME 04605
667-3506 Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
MIDCOAST OUTRIGHT 
P.O BOX 57
BRUNSWICK, ME  04011
725-4955 Gay, lesbian and bi-sexual youth support and advocacy
SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE CLINICS
AUBURN STD CLINIC
ONE AUBURN CENTER
Tel. # 795-4007 
BANGOR STD CLINIC
103 TEXAS AVENUE 
Tel. # 947-0700 
PORTLAND STD CLINIC 
103 INDIA STREET
Tel. # 874-8446
Revised 6/00

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