Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services was formed in 1985 to help South Carolinians fight the war against AIDS and offers FREE services to people who have been diagnosed with or at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS, and we also work with their loved ones. To find out more call 803-779-7257.

Do you think you might have been exposed to HIV/AIDS or a STI? Are you living with HIV/AIDS? Are you caring for someone with HIV/AIDS? Let us help you.

Upcoming Events
5:30 pm Women’s Support Group
Women’s Support Group
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Women’s Support group provides a safe, nurturing and uplifting community for women who are living with HIV. Group members support each other and share their information and experiences. The group helps to develop a more strength-based approach on living with HIV, medical adhearence, HIV education, community resources and referrals. Refreshments are served. The meeting ...

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Programs and Services

You or someone you love may be living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. They are in need of testing, counseling, food, housing, transportation and other support. PALSS is able to provide assistance through a variety of programs and services – many of which are free of charge to you.

Latest News

ViiV Healthcare

PALSS Receives $50,000 Grant

Columbia, SC – Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services (PALSS) is pleased to be the recipient of a $50,000 award from ViiV Healthcare, as part of the Positive Action Southern Initiative (PASI). These funds will go to support and expand our Linkage to Care program, which assists persons living with HIV in gaining access to medical

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PALSS announces date change for annual Torch benefit performance

Mark your calendars for January 19 and 20, 2018 for the thirteenth annual Torch benefit performance. Traditionally held in October, Torch moves to its new date in January, but that is all that will change. This popular event will continue to assemble a group of dedicated performers, musicians and friends to present, a musical cabaret of

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Get tested and win a free Beats Pill

For the months of May & June, PALSS will give away a free Beats Pill™ by Dre in a drawing among gay, bisexual, same-gender-loving, and men who have sex with men who come into PALSS for a free HIV test. Those tested are entered automatically into the drawing and need not be present to win. Winners will be announced on June

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Blue Christmas — 2nd Annual PALSS SC Christmas Fundraiser

Christmas came early at the 2nd annual PALSS SC Christmas fundraiser event, hosted by Blue IntheVista. On Sunday, December 21st bidders gathered for holiday festivities and a chance to bid on a variety of great items that could be that perfect last minute gift. ALL proceeds will go directly to PALSS to support our community

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