To identify risk and protective factors for substance abuse and HIV and hepatitis C infection.
To provide ongoing contact with participants both in-person and by phone to monitor their progress and assist them as needed.
To ensure that participants are provided with information and resources to access support services.
To provide participants with face-to-face counseling to address identified problems or concerns.
To provide awareness and knowledge of substance abuse and HIV and hepatitis C infection and increase protective factors, enhance resiliency, and decrease risk factors.
To make participants aware of their status concerning HIV and hepatitis C.