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  • Engage

    JACQUES engages individuals, families, and communities, while provding testing and linkage to care

    about Engage
  • Prepare

    Educational Workshops and adherance screenings prepare clients to live well with HIV and attain Wellness goals

    The Journey to Wellness about Prepare
  • Treat

    Holistic care includes access to primary care and clinical research

    about Treat
  • Support

    Support includes peer advocacy, coaching, integrated pharmacy and support groups.

    about Support
  • Develop

    We help clients achieve lifetime wellness through volunteerism, education, and life skills training

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The JACQUES Initiative

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The JACQUES Initiative (JI) is a program of the Institute of Human Virology (IHV) at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) offering HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) testing, prevention, education, linkage to care and supportive services through our Community Outreach Program and HIV Support Services.

The JACQUES Initiative is a Community Outreach Program and partners with the clinical THRIVE Program which provides treatment for HIV and other infectious diseases, as well as PrEP & PEP prevention services.

The mission of JACQUES Initiative is to change lives, engage communities and support health systems affected by HIV and Hepatitis C.

To learn more, visit About Us.

Community Outreach Program

JACQUES Journey Center
520 W. Fayette St. Suite 140
Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Business Hours:Community Outreach Program
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm 

Wheel chair access available at the rear of building, press buzzer on main door to be given access.

The Community Outreach Program provides free support services and care in a sex-positive, non-judgmental manner while following principles of harm-reduction. Our target population is located throughout the State of Maryland, including State Correctional Facilities, with a particular focus on the Baltimore Metropolitan Area.

Main number: 410-706-6410
Fax: 410-706-6426


HIV Prevention

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Living Proof

Five clients tell their stories about how they are living positively with HIV, thanks to the services, staff and volunteers of the JACQUES Initiative.