March 24, 2014

Making Progress for our Nation’s Families

Cross posted from White House.gov Shortly after he took office, President Obama created the White Housing Council on Women and Girls. Chaired by Valerie Jarrett, the council is charged with ensuring there is a coordinated effort between federal agencies of policies and programs that impact women and families. As a partner of the interagency council, […]

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July 23, 2012

Turning the Tide Together

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This week, Washington, DC plays host to the 19th International AIDS Conference, a global gathering for researchers, policy makers, persons living with HIV and others committed to ending this pandemic.  Each year, this conference is a chance to assess where we’ve been, where we are, and where we’re going as a planet in confronting this […]

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July 20, 2012

AIDS 2012 – A Housing Response

On Monday, July 23rd at 11 am, join us for a 30 minute Twitter chat on the connection of stable housing and HIV care.  Mr. David Vos, Director of HUD’s Office of HIV/AIDS Housing, will be discussing the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) program and HUD partnerships with communities in using housing resources […]

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June 28, 2012

Know Your Status — Get Linked to HIV Care

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A key tool in combating HIV/AIDS is the use of real information—take the test and take control.  Knowing your status is the first step in making decisions about maintaining your health, whether it is positive or negative. You can find a local testing site here as well as a locator for your area’s health care, […]

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