1983 - Dr. Ross Hewitt hosts first meeting of the Buffalo AIDS Task Force
1984 - NYSDOH grants funding to the Buffalo AIDS Task Force
1986 - Buffalo AIDS Task Force becomes WNY AIDS Progam
1989 - Adolescent Services and Addiction programs begin
1990 - WNY AIDS Program becomes AIDS Community Services
1991 - Intensive Case Management Program begins
1991 - Agency relocates to larger space at 121 Tupper
1991 - A satellite office is established in Jamestown, NY.
1993 - Agency establishes two affiliate corporations (Evergreen Foundation & AIDS Association)
1994 - Emergency Housing Assistance program begins
1995 - Gay & Lesbian Outreach program begins
1996 - Agency moves to expanded space at 206 S. Elmwood Ave
1996 - Evergreen Health Services primary care center opens
1998 - On-site HIV Testing begins
1999 - Agency sponsors National HIV vaccine trials
2000 - Agency purchases "The Victorian" at 200 S. Elmwood Ave on Buffalo's West Side
2001 - Nutrition program expansion - grocery delivery & daily lunch program
2002 - Mental Health Counseling is added to Supportive Services
2004 - Federal grant received for prevention program targeting high-risk communities
2004 - Alianza Latina formed for West Side health education
2006 - Medical practice converts to Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
2006 - Agency works with International Institute to serve refugee & immigrant population
2006 - Agency purchases office building at 206 S. Elmwood Avenue
2006 - Syringe Exchange program begins at the agency
2008 - The Pride Center joins the Evergreen Association
2010 - Wellness Center is developed to create safe space for clients.
2010 - Transportation and Living Skills Counseling programs are established
2011 - Criminal Justice Initiative is developed for implementation in three prisons
2011 - Care management records are converted to Penelope, an electronic platform
2011 - Evergreen Health Services becomes the Buffalo satellite site for vaccine trials in collaboration with the Rochester Victory Alliance
2011 - Agency purchases Prospect Avenue Baptist Church as a multi-use facility, and begins reconstruction and stabilization of the building
2011 - The Pharmacy at Evergreen is established at our 206 South Elmwood location, providing pharmacy services to clients and staff.
2012 - AIDS Community Services of WNY, Inc. becomes Evergreen Health Services; the medical practice, Evergreen Health Services, is renamed Evergreen Medical Group
2012 - Evergreen Medical Group is recognized by NCQA as a Level 3 - Patient Centered Medical Home
2012 - Evergreen Health Services (in partnership with Spectrum Health Services and the Catholic Health System) is designated as a Provider-led Medicaid Health Home: Health Home Partners of WNY, LLC
2012 - Alianza Latina changes its name to Community Access Services to better reflect the diverse group of individuals that they service.
2017 - Evergreen Health opens its 33,000 square foot expansion, The Evergreen Center.