SARA Center

The Springfield AIDS Resource Association, SARA Center, provides prevention, education, comprehensive care and support, housing and advocacy services for individuals, families and the community in Central Illinois. The mission of the SARA Center is to provide individualized based on compassion, empowerment and respect for the diversity of those living with and those affected by HIV/AIDS and related illnesses.

The SARA Center strives to offers a variety of education and outreach programs. Including:

  • HIV Positive Support Groups
  • Active Street and Community Outreach
  • Prison Outreach
  • Drug Addiction Outreach
  • Local School District Outreach
  • Fixed site outreach targeting those individuals most at risk for contracting HIV

Testing Hours

HIV testing is available 9am to 3pm Monday through Friday or by appointment