Esfuerzo HIV / AIDS
Congreso’s Esfuerzo Program provides HIV/AIDS prevention, education and medical case management. The Prevention and Education Unit provides HIV testing onsite and throughout Philadelphia via a mobile van. This unit focuses on HIV education, prevention, safe sex education, as well as harm and risk reduction.
Medical case management includes the provision of treatment adherence counseling to ensure readiness for and adherence to complex HIV/AIDS Treatments. Medical Case Managers assist with linking and retaining individuals living with HIV/AIDS in medical care, and provide on-going follow-up services in the home, at program site, and medical visits to ensure optimal engagement in HIV medical care and treatment adherence.