Project Aware

Project Aware provides no cost STI testing and treatment, PrEP navigation, Hep C navigation, HIV case management, as well as street outreach to Latinx communities. We provide low barrier medical and substance use treatment from an RV on the streets of Fall River and New Bedford.

  1. STI Counseling and Testing: Project Aware offers free and confidential sexual transmitted infection testing and counseling and treatment for HIV, HEP C, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia. We also provide free condoms and lube and harm reduction supplies.


  1. HIV Case Management: Project Aware case managers work with each person to support them to achieve their best quality of life. Services include access to benefits, medication management, housing and transportation support and utility assistance. We are here to help you thrive with HIV/AIDS.


  1. Mobile Health Team: We bring our services to you! We provide STI testing, primary health care, targeted harm reduction and substance services use in Fall River and New Bedford. Hours and locations vary. Call 508-558-3548 for information.


  1. Fuerza Latina: Uso de Sustancia y Salud Mental. Gratis Consejeria, Prueba rapida de VIH


 Llamanos: 774-322-6975

“Que tus sueños sean mas fuerte que tus miedos.” Our Fuerza Latina program provides culturally competent STI testing, substance use and mental health treatment to Latinx communities in the Southcoast. “May your dreams be stronger than your fears.”


  1. Hep C Navigation: Project Aware provides intensive care coordination for patients who are diagnosed with Hep C to get you treated quickly and with respect.


  1. PrEP Navigation: PrEP is a once-a-day pill that helps prevent HIV infection. We help patients schedule appointments for PrEP and access medication assistance to pay for PrEP.  Click here for more information.


  1. Harm Reduction Services: No appointment needed. Drop-in services are available for syringe access and disposal, Narcan, harm reduction supplies and more. Services are free and confidential.

Call for an appointment 508-679-3561.

Monday – Friday 

8:30am – 4:30pm

Project Aware:            508-679-3561

Fuerza Latina:              774-322-6975

Mobile Health Team: 508-558-3548

Our Team

  • Michael Currier
    Program Director, Project Aware
  • Erica Barratt
    MD, Family Health Care Center
  • Jack Shipley
    PrEP Navigator, Project Aware


  • I would like to thank every staff member. They were all extremely helpful and supportive. I’ve never been to a program where every member of the staff had an impact on my life until now. Thank you so much!

  • Thank you to Theresa, Shea, Julie, dr.k, and marry, you guys have made a huge impact on my life and I deeply appreciate that, thank you so much for being here for us to help improve our lives and emotions!

  • Well everyone. I’ve been at this for a while and so have many. Ya get used to getting let down. N that was my story, just get used to getting let down. But they restored my hope in professional psychiatric help. Theresa, Doreen, Julie, Becky, Mary, and everyone else are 1000% all in and are very sophisticated in their approach.

  • Thank you to the entire fourth floor employees here at star in the partial hospitalization program they are all amazing! My second time here and they really have helped me Thank you so much

  • Thank you for everything that you have helped me deal with in my life I feel this program has given me a better perspective on my emotional state and the actions that are/nor followed by them I would recommend this program highly for people struggling w/maintenance of mental stability and their barriers that come between their success.

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