Address: 820 N. Plankinton
Transportation: You may take any of the following buses going east on Wisconsin Ave.: #10, #12,#14, #23, #30, #51. Get off the bus at Plankinton, walk north on Plankinton to Wells St. Site is located on Plankinton, between Wells and Kilbourn, in the middle of the block.
Approximate Travel Time By Car: 2 minutes
Approximate Travel Time By Bus: 5 minutes, then a 5 minute walk north from Wisconsin and Plankinton
Orientation: Orientation January 28th at 4:30 pm
Days/Hours of Operation: Flexible scheduling is available, Monday through Friday during normal office hours.
Description of Agency/Activities: The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, Inc. (ARCW) is a private, nonprofit health and social service agency that works to confront and alleviate the effects of HIV disease in Wisconsin. ARCW provides aggressive HIV education and prevention, access to comprehensive services for people affected by HIV disease, clinical research on HIV treatment, and HIV advocacy.
Student Role in Agency: The three following positions are available. Please note which student role is being used for your course.
Other: Students will be working in a professional environment, therefore professional behavior is expected. The site depends on the volunteers each week, so students should be on time and ready to go every week.
Commitment: Orientation and training listed above, plus 2-4 hrs per week for the semester.