The Mono County HIV/AIDS Department provides the following services:
HIV TESTING: It’s free and confidential, and offered in several locations
throughout the county. For more information call the Mono County Health
Department at (760) 924-5410 (Mammoth Lakes) or (760) 932-7485
EDUCATION AND PREVENTION: We offer educational presentations and brochures,
and sponsor events at schools, churches and civic and community organizations.
For more information call Tom Reichert at (760) 924-5415 (Mammoth Lakes) or
CARES (Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Services): This program
provides confidential services for HIV-positive people, their partner and their
family members who live in Mono County. These services include case management
to help identify needs and provide referrals to community resources, and
financial assistance to help obtain public benefits and medical services, such as
financial assistance for food, rent and utilities. For more information call
Shannon Kendall at (760) 924-5415 or [email protected].
SURVEILLANCE: We meet with hospital and clinic officials to insure that all
local cases of the disease are reported to the Department of Health Services. For
more information call Shannon Kendall at (760) 924-5415 or [email protected].
For additional information, please call:
HIV/AIDS Northern California hotline: 1-800-367-AIDS
Metroteen AIDS (Education, Prevention and Support) (202) 543-3963