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Related resources include Parkland and Children's Medical Center.

 

AIDS Arms, Inc

219 Sunset Ave-Ste 116A, Dallas, TX

214-521-5191

Hours: 8am-5 pm, Monday-Friday

Languages: Spanish, French, English

Cost: Free

Website: http://www.aidsarms.org/

Services: HIV testing and counseling, outpatient medical care, HIV medication assistance, prevention and risk reduction, community education

 

AIDS Resource Center

2701 Reagan Street, P.O. Box 190869 Dallas, TX 75219

214-521-5124 or 214-521-5444

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

Languages: English, Spanish

Cost: no fees

Website: http://www.resourcecenterdallas.org/arc.html

Services: AIDS Diagnosis required, food pantry, clothing closet, insurance assistance programs, HIV education, hot lunch program, HIV/AIDS library

 

AIDS Services of Dallas

800 N. Lancaster Ave., Dallas, TX 75203

214-941-0523

Hours: 9am-5 pm Monday-Friday

Language: English, Spanish

Cost: Sliding Scale

Website: www.aidsdallas.org

Services: Housing to individuals, meals and transportation to people with HIV/AIDS, 61 beds

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333

(404) 639-3311
(404) 639-3312

1-800-CDC-INFO (answers to questions 24 hours a day regarding HIV/AIDS)

Languages: English/Spanish

Website: www.cdc.gov

Services: education, prevention, testing, funding

 

Dallas County Health Department

2377 Stemmons Freeway-Suite 336, Dallas, TX

214.819.1819 (appointments)

Hours: 8:00am-3:45pm, Monday-Friday

Languages: English, Spanish

How to apply: appointment only

Cost: $15.00-$20.00

Home testing kits are available from pharmacies

Website: http://dallascityhall.com/html/health_services.html

Services: Lab Testing for STI, physical exams, counseling, treatment and diagnosis

 

East Dallas Health Center

3320 Live Oak, Dallas, TX 75204

214-266-1000 

Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday

Languages: any language

Cost: varies

How to apply: Appointment only

Website: www.parkland.com

Services: HIV/AIDS testing

 

Homeless Health Care Team

Day Resource Center

901 Ervay, Dallas, TX 75201

214-670-7367

Hours: Open Tuesday @ 1:00 pm and Wednesday @ 9:00 am

Languages: English

How to apply: Call to schedule an appointment 

Website: none

Cost: none

Services: This is a day resource center that is only open twice a week.  They provide resources (food, clothing, shelter) to the homeless of Dallas. 

 

Nelson-Tebedo Clinic

4012 Cedar Springs, Dallas, TX

214.528.2336

Hours: Monday 3:30pm-6:00pm

Tuesday 3:00pm-5:00pm

Wednesday 10:30am-12:30pm, then 4:30pm-6:00pm

Thursday 4:00pm-8:00pm

Languages: Spanish, English

How to apply: call

Cost: $20.00 HIV, $75.00 rapid HIV antibody

Website: www.rcdallas.org

Services: HIV testing and counseling, STD testing and treatment, Hepatitis Vaccinations, treatment education, doctor ordered lab draws

 

Parkland HIV/AIDS Clinic

1936 Amelia Court, Dallas, TX

214-590-5632

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Languages: English/Spanish

Website: www.parklandhospital.com/medical_services

Services: HIV/AIDS testing performed here.  Appointments requested as it could take a couple of weeks to get in to be seen. 

 

Planned Parenthood

Locations:

7424 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX

            4343 W Camp Wisdom Road #213, Dallas, TX 75237

            9100 N. Central Expwy, #169, Dallas, TX 75231

            2436 S IH-35E #340, Denton, TX 76205

            1015 W Centerville #118, Garland, TX 75041

            1220 Town East Blvd. #240, Mesquite, TX 75150

            3220 Gus Thomason Road #231, Mesquite, TX 75150

            5290 Beltline Road #158, Addison, TX 75254

214.363.2004

Hours: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Languages: English, Spanish

How to apply: internet, walk in

Cost: $40.00 or sliding scale

Website: www.plannedparenthood.org

Services: sexual and reproductive health care, including family planning, gynecological care, STI/STD testing and treatment, pregnancy testing, and abortion services.

 

South Dallas Health Clinic

1906 Peabody, Dallas, TX

Phone: 214.421.7848

Hours: 8:00 am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday (closed 12-1 for lunch)

Languages: English, Spanish

Cost: Free/sliding scale

Website: www.dallascounty.org

Services: Confidential HIV antibody testing  

AIDS Resource Food Pantry

3926 Cedar Springs Rd.- Ste. B, Dallas, TX 75219-3518

214-521-3390

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Languages: English

Services: This is a food pantry that is part of the AIDS Services of Dallas.  It provides meals to those who are members of the AIDS Services of Dallas, but they may also supply food to nonmember AIDS patients on an as needed basis.  You may become a member of the AIDS Services of Dallas by paying a sliding scale fee.

 

The Bethlehem Foundation

PO Box 764026, Dallas, TX 75376

214-371-3407

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Language: English

Website:  www.thebethlehemfoundation.org

Services: The Bethlehem Foundation provides services to the poor, the disadvantaged, and the outcast without regard for race, religion, or sex.  This is a foundation for those who have unmet needs and do not qualify for care from any other source.  They provide food, emergency assistance, and transportation to AIDS patients throughout the metroplex.  TB clinics are also held every third Friday of the month at the foundation’s operation headquarters, 1159 W Camp Wisdom Road. 

 

TB Clinic (Dallas County Health Department)

2377 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX

214-819-2052 or 214-819-2055

Hours: 8:00am -3:45pm, Monday-Friday

Languages: English, Spanish

Costs: $15 for total evaluation including meds

regular screens: $24

skin TB test: $12

Website: http://www.dallascounty.org/department/hhservices/hhs_intro.html

Services: TB testing is done by culture and patients are encouraged to be under direct observation therapy.

           

Youth Angle-HIV clinic for teens

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Department of Internal Medicine

Community Prevention and Intervention Unit

Education/CAPE

400 S. Zang,-Suite 520, Dallas, TX 75208

214-645-7300; direct line is 214-521-5191

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Languages: English/Spanish

Websites: www.utsouthwestern.edu

Services: This program coordinates medical and social services with the intent to provide a more streamlined system of care for HIV infected youth, ages 13-24.  Case finding, OB/GYN care, medical care, and social and emotional support groups are just a few of the services offered through this program.