HIV Support Groups

Local:

Organisation Address Tel. No. Email Website
Cornerhouse 29 Percy Street, Hull, HU2 8HL 01482 327044 info@wearecornerhouse.org www.wearecornerhouse.org
Cornerhouse Network 3rd Floor, Conifer, Wilberforce Health Centre, Hull, HU1 3SA 01482 336336 info@wearecornerhouse.org www.wearecornerhouse.org
Body Positive Hull & East Riding 07842 140967 webmaster@bpher http://www.bpher.org/ 
Body Positive Lincs 142a Victoria Street, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1NX 01472 358886 bpgrimsby@aol.com http://e-voice.org.uk/bodypositive/contact-us/ 

National:

Organisation Description of Service Tel. No. Email Website
I-Base HIV Treatment information for health care professionals and HIV positive persons. www.i-base.info
National AIDS Manual/AIDSMAP Reliable and accurate HIV information across the world to HIV positive people and to the professionals who treat, support and care for them.

020 7840 0050

Mon - Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm

info@nam.org.uk www.aidsmap.com
National AIDS Helpline 0800 917 2227
Terrence Higgins Trust 0845 1221200 info@tht.org.uk www.tht.org.uk
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital Factsheets General infomration and information on specific drugs and diet www.chelwest.nhs.uk/services/hiv-sexual-health/factsheets-faqs/hiv-factsheets

For Black and minority ethnic groups:

Organisation Tel. No. Website
African AIDS Helpline 0800 096 7500 www.africanaidshelpline.org.uk
NAZ Project 0171 738 7468 www.naz.org.uk
African Community Involvement Association 0181 687 2400

Women:

Organisation Description of service Tel. No.
Positively Women 020 7713 0222 www.positivelywomen.org.uk

Immigration & Asylum Seeking People:

Organisation Description of service Address Tel. No. Email Website
Open Doors Provide support and advice for BME community, asylum seekers and refugees. Drop-in every Thursday, 10am - 11.30am Princes Avenue Methodist Church, 91 Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3QP   stephen@rippon6.karoo.co.uk   
ARKH Asylum Seekers and Refugees of Kingston upon Hull 22-23 Albion Street, Hull, HU1 3TG 01482 214178 arkh_project@yahoo.co.uk www.arkh.org.uk
Humber All Nations Alliance (HANA) Promote the wellbeing of BME communities in the Humber sub-region, by providing a voice and advocating on their behalf and by representing their interests in a range of influential or decision-making contexts. This role is supposrted by capacity building amongst BME groups, signposting, referrals and engagement with partnership bodies. Community Enterprise Centre, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU5 2DH 01482 491177 admin@hanaonline.org.uk www.hanaonline.org.uk
Asylum Support Support for those of uncertain immigration status and seeking asylum.       www.asylumsupport.info
ASIRT Provides free and independent advice on immigration, nationality and asylum, including casework, support, appeals representation.       www.asirt.org.uk

 Other Organisations:

Organisation Description of servive Address Tel. No. Email Website
Young persons & HIV Offers infomration and support services to youth under 25 years old living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Also youths who have parent/guardian with HIV/AIDS. Hardship grants to improve the quality of life of children.   020 7460 0446       

Employment & Allowances, local services

Hull Community Legal Advice Centre. Provides advice on employment, family issues, housing, welfare, debt, community care, immigration. All services are free, independent and confidential. Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm. Thursday 8am-6pm. Saturday 10am-1pm Ground Floor, Essex House, Manor Street, Hull, HU1 1YU

01482 317420

0845 345 4345 for free legal advice

     www.communitylegaladvice.org.uk/hull
Employment & Allowances, national services T Cell. Offers guidance, information and support to those who are undertaking a review of their disability living allowance.        www.hivbenefits.co.uk
  UK Coalition of People Living with HIV and AIDS. Provides advice on welfare rights, benefits and adult career guidance.   020 7564 2180   www.ukcoalition.org
AIDS Treatment Phoneline (ATP) Treatment information helpline (Now called 'The Living Well Phoneline')   0845 9470047 info@tht.org.uk www.tht.org.uk
National AIDS Manual/AIDSMAP Delivers reliable and accurate HIV information across the world to HIV positive people and to the professionals who treat, support and care for them. Lincoln House, 1 Brixton Road, London, SW9 6DE 020 7840 0050 info@nam.org.uk www.aidsmap.com
HIV Positive Person's Support. Living Well with HIV         www.fao.org/docrep/005/Y4168E/Y4168E00.HTM
 - For information in languages other than English see the HIV i-Base website: www.i-base.info/about/downloads.html

- For information on travel insurance see: www.hivtravelinsurance.com