Health Department Unveils STD Awareness Month Digital Ad Campaign

In recognition of STD Awareness Month, the Health Department today unveiled a new social media ad campaign that will run until late May. Continue Reading →

Unite With The 2016 Harlem United Boulevard Bash

harlem united1Look out for Harlem United’s Inaugural 2016 Harlem United Boulevard Bash on Tuesday, April 19th at The Riverside Church in Harlem

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Charlie Sheen To Receive 2016 Harlem United Award

anger_management_sheen_a_lOn the evening of April 19, at The Riverside Church in New York, Harlem United will host a Boulevard Bash. This exceptional event will feature actor/advocate Charlie Sheen receiving the 2016 Harlem United Outstanding Service Award for his HIV awareness work. Continue Reading →

New Research Findings Reveal Health Benefits For People Living With HIV

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Providing comprehensive, holistic case management to people dealing with multiple comorbid conditions, including HIV, can yield tangible health improvements and long-term cost savings, according to a new study released by Amida Care, a New York City nonprofit health plan, and ACRIA, an HIV/AIDS research organization. Continue Reading →

Join The Iris House 11th Annual Women As The Face Of AIDS Summit

iris house in harlem1The 11th Annual Women as the Face of AIDS Summit is on May 2nd, and we are really excited about the program that is lining up for you! This year’s theme, “The Race to the End” has inspired more than 20 presentations that will examine the intersections of race, poverty and HIV and look at new ways to End the Epidemic by 2020. Continue Reading →

NYC Health Dept Celebrates Valentine’s Day And National Condom Awareness Day

image004In recognition of Valentine’s Day and National Condom Awareness Day, Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett today announced the public launch of the #PlaySure kit, a #PlaySure kit media campaign, new condom distribution data, and additional focus on HIV prevention. Continue Reading →

Join National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day With Iris House

aids-day-candlesFor 23 years, Iris House has been a champion in the fight against HIV/AIDS in New York City’s communities of color.   Continue Reading →

LGBT Youth Shelter To Take Over Harlem Manning Church

manning church in harlem via googleHarlem’s ATLAH World Missionary Church, whose billboard has been home to countless homophobic and xenophobic messages, may be heading to the auction block after incurring debts and tax liens of more than $1.02 million. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Driving the Conversation Around PrEP In NYC

prep in lgbtTo drive the public conversation around PrEP, Amida Care, Callen-Lorde, and The LGBT Community Center (The Center) hosted a community event and concurrent webinar titled “Get Schooled on PrEP: Know the ABCs.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “When AIDS Was Funny,” A New Chilling Film

when aids was funny in harlemOne of the most prominent stains on the reputation of the much-mythologized Reagan administration was its response, or lack of response, to the AIDS crisis as it began to ravage American cities from Harlem to Hollywood in the early and mid-1980s. Continue Reading →