What is CHATpdx?

Curbing HIV/AIDS Transmission (CHAT) is a collaboration between organizations and individuals working to curb HIV and AIDS transmission among young people through peer education and outreach, HIV testing, youth services and social media.

Funded through the Department of Health and Human Service¬†‚Äď Office of Minority Health (OMH).¬†Our work is carried out by a number of organizaitons¬†including Cascade AIDS Project, Outside In, and the African American AIDS Action Awareness Alliance (A6).

What we do and what YOU can do:

  • CHATpdx (room) ‚Äď These HIV testing/youth nights at Pivot (209 SW 4th Ave) occur every 2nd and 4th Mondays from 3 ‚Äď 7pm (check the calendar).¬† Open for all youth 24 and under.¬† These nights include games, peer education, wii, snacks, and more.¬† Do you want your peer educators to ‚Äúsponsor‚ÄĚ a testing night? Contact Annika.
  • Print out a coupon and flyer!¬†
  • CHATpdx Facebook fan page ‚Äď ‚ÄúLike‚ÄĚ our page and get the latest CHATpdx news and events.¬† If you have an event relevant for youth 24 and under, send us the information, and we will post it.¬†Contact Ernesto.
  • CHATpdx is on Twitter as well!¬† www.twitter.com/CHATpdx
  • CHATpdx has a blog on WordPress to engage and empower young people. Make sure to come back often to get the latest news and information.
  • Outreach testing events ‚Äď do you have an event that will reach youth 24 and under?¬† Do you want HIV testing there?¬† Let CHATpdx know if you do, and we will see if we can make it work! Contact Annika.
  • For more information please email: Ernesto @¬† Edominguez@cascadeaids.org or call us at 503.278.3871