We link you to the care and resources you need

Heartland Health Resource Center helps individuals coordinate and afford HIV/AIDS related care. Our social workers will work with you one-on-one to identify appropriate healthcare professionals, arrange for government-based financial assistance and provide counseling and support groups.  Please call 605-271-4813 (Amber) or 605-271-4814 (Ashley) or 605-271-3317 (Vicki) for more information on assistance with getting connected to care.

Heartland Health Resource Center can help with:


Finding doctors and other HIV AIDS healthcare providers

  • Information on Infectious Disease Specialists in your area of residence
  • Assistance setting up appointments and providing transportation to those appointments
  • Information on selecting primary care providers in eastern South Dakota
  • HIV / AIDS Therapy services
  • Arranging dental appointments and/or providing referrals
  • Arranging vision appointments and assisting with cost of corrective eyewear if needed
  • Information regarding all medical needs for HIV positive clients who recently relocated to South Dakota


Finding information about HIV AIDs medication, compliance and requirements for benefits

  • Information packets and free materials to assist in compliance with medication and attending physician appointments
  • Medication reminders via med ready machines, text or email or a combination of sources
  • Assistance with techniques to limit medication side effects when first beginning HIV medication regimen
  • State of South Dakota ADAP Formulary (medication cost of or co-pay that is covered for people with insurance)


Finding more information about Ryan White Part B and Ryan White Part C


Finding out more about HIV prevention methods

  • Free condom distribution
  • Maintaining an ‘undetected’ viral load
  • HIV Prevention therapy services
  • Educational outreach programs
  • Rapid HIV testing
  • Link to care services and incentives


Finding general information about HIV / AIDS




Finding information about HIV/AIDS Treatment resources in other states

All 50 states in the U.S. are awarded funding for AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) if you reside in a state other than South Dakota the links below can assist.

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