Governor Cuomo For New Legislation To End The AIDS Epidemic In New York State

Andrew_Cuomo_by_Pat_Arnow_croppedOn Sunday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced new legislation critical to ending the AIDS epidemic in New York State. Continue Reading →

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 →

Harlem Council Member Mark Levine On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

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By Council Member Mark Levine

Too many of those who stand to benefit the most from medical marijuana will face the highest barriers to access.   Continue Reading →

Make A Gift And Save A Life With Iris House In Harlem

irs houses ingrid floywdWe just received an email from Ingrid Floyd, Executive Director at Iris house who will donate funds to by way our your purchases at Smile.Amazon.com partnership. Continue Reading →

HHC Urges: Get Tested And Know Your HIV Status

east-harlem11In recognition of National HIV Testing Day on Saturday, June 27, the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) urges New Yorkers to take control of their health by learning their HIV status. Continue Reading →

Iris House Summit Keeps the Vision on Women with HIV/AIDS

Iris House Women in the Face of AIDS Summit Tenth Annual

On Monday, May 4th, Iris House held its Tenth Annual Women as the Face of AIDS Summit, a full day of panels, presentations and workshops to educate and inspire attendees about current trends, challenges and successful programs in waging the war on AIDS.  Continue Reading →

Harlem United Strikes Unified Pose Outside Atlah Church

harlem unitedA New York-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy group hoped to send a powerful message when they posed outside of a notoriously anti-gay church in the city’s Harlem neighborhood. Continue Reading →