Project TEACH Classes

TEACH Class Application

Project TEACH

Project TEACH classes run for eight weeks, twice weekly. They are held four times a year in the spring, summer, fall, and winter. Materials and tokens are provided to those enrolled. Project TEACH classes are open to anyone who is living with HIV/AIDS. For more information, please contactKatlin Nuscis, Project TEACH Co-Coordinator at 215.985.4448 ext. X377  or via email: knuscis@fight.org

Download a Project TEACH application

or fill out the digital application.

Project TEACH Schedule

  • 2021 Virtual Class TBD

TEACH Outside

TEACH Outside is an HIV education program open to people living with HIV who have been incarcerated or detained. Classes are five weeks long and meet twice a week. These classes are offered three times a year. 

  • Living healthy with HIV
  • Basic Hiv treatment information
  • Getting the most from your health care
  • Strategies for dealing with life on the outside 
  • Getting benefits with a criminal record
  • And more…

For more information contact Steven Johnson at stjohnson@fight.org or 215-525-0460 ext.517. 

Download a TEACH Outside Application

or fill out the digital application.

TEACH Outside Schedule

  • April 23-24, 2021 
    Virtual class

Frontline TEACH

Frontline TEACH is a shorter, concentrated version of TEACH specifically designed for people involved in supporting those living with HIV/AIDS. This includes family members, caretakers, and people who work in the field of HIV/AIDS care. The content has been converted into a series of educational videos that can be viewed online. Enrollment is not limited to people who are HIV positive. For more information, please contact Teresa Sullivan, Deputy Director of Ancillary Programs at TSullivan@fight  215-525-0460 ext 405.

Download a Frontline TEACH Application

Frontline TEACH Schedule

  • Dates TBD. We are always accepting applications and will follow up with all applicants.

Latino TEACH

Latino TEACH is an education program open to people living with HIV whose primary language is Spanish. It is hosted and run by Prevention Point Philadelphia, located at 2913 Kensington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134. Classes are six weeks long and meet twice a week. These classes are offered twice a year. For more information or to enroll, contact Jose Benitez (jose@ppponline.org or 215-6345272 ext 1104).

Proyecto Latino TEACH es un programa de educación para las personas que viven con el VIH / SIDA. Creemos que los activistas del SIDA han hecho el mundo mejor, y todos podemos ser parte de este movimiento. También creemos que el VIH es una enfermedad, no una desgracia.

Proyecto Latino TEACH – una colaboración con Punto de Prevencion y Filadelfia FIGHT, Punto de Prevencion de Filadelfia, 2913 Kensington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134. ¡Siempre estamos aceptando aplicaciones! Para obtener más información, llame al Jose Benitez (jose@ppponline.org or 215-6345272 ext 1104).

Download a Latino TEACH application

Latino TEACH Schedule

Para obtener más información, llame al Jose Benitez 215-6345272 ext 1104.

Women’s TEACH

Women’s TEACH is an education program open to women living with HIV. Classes are five weeks long and meet twice a week. Currently we offer this program twice a year and enroll small groups.  Women who have previously graduated from other TEACH programs are welcome to apply.  For more information, contact Katlin Nuscis, Project TEACH Co-Coordinator at 215.985.4448 ext. X377  or via email: knuscis@fight.org or Teresa Sullivan, Deputy Director of Ancillary Programs at TSullivan@fight  215-525-0460 ext 405 

Download a Women’s TEACH Application

or fill out the digital application.

Women’s TEACH Schedule

  • January 13- February 19, 2021 
    Virtual class 

Youth TEACH

Youth TEACH is an HIV/AIDS education program for young people between the ages of 18 and 30 who are living with HIV/AIDS. Currently Youth TEACH will be offering virtual classes for 5 weeks that meet twice a week.  At the end of the 5 weeks, graduates will receive a stipend. For more information, contact Emily Gus, Youth Education Manager at 215.985.4448 ext. x249 or via email: egus@fight.org.

Download a Youth TEACH Application

or fill out the digital application.

Youth TEACH Schedule

  • March 2 – April 1, 2021
    Virtual Class

Faithful TEACH

If interested in more information or applying  please contact Rev. Calenthia Dowdy at cdowdy@fight.org  

Faithful TEACH Schedule

  • 2021 classes TBD

TEACH Alumni Program

TEACH Alumni is open to TEACH, TEACH Outside, Women’s TEACH, Youth TEACH, and Latino TEACH graduates. Meetings held once a week via Zoom on Wednesday’s from 3:00PM – 4:30PM. For more information about the Alumni Program, please contact Steven Johnson at stjohnson@fight.org, 215-525-0460 ext.517 or Katlin Nuscis at knuscis@fight.org, 215.985.4448 ext. X377. 

Download a Youth TEACH Application

Program Information

  • Location: 1233 Locust Street, 3rd floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107

  • Phone: 215-525-0460 ext 405

  • Contact: Teresa Sullivan, Deputy Director of Ancillary Programs

  • Email: teach@fight.org

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