Topics :: HIV/AIDS housing

Miracle House Closes After 24 Years

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jul 11, 2014
After 24 years, the health care charity Miracle House has announced they will shutter operations after one final fundraising drive for closing costs.

Building Houses for HIV Orphans in Malawi: Part 2

By Shane Werle | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Volunteer Shane Werle traveled to Malawi in Africa, to build brick homes for some of the country’s many children orphaned due to HIV. Here’s the second part of his three-part tale.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Speak Out About HIV’s 30/30 Project

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Singers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are putting their fame to good use, speaking out about the 30/30 Project, which aims to create worldwide healthcare facilities in communities impacted by HIV/AIDS.

Housing Works Hosts Benefit Concert with Rebecca Pidgeon

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Apr 15, 2014
On April 18, British singer/songwriter Rebecca Pidgeon will present "Live From Home: An Evening with Rebecca Pidgeon," a benefit concert for Housing Works.

AIDS Orgs Commend Gov. Cuomo’s Move to Keep PLWHAs Housed & Fed

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
As budget cuts continue to take a hit on New York City AIDS Service Organizations, two local groups applaud efforts by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to ensure that people living with HIV/AIDS aren’t homeless or hungry.

NYC Mayor’s Budget Funds Homeless Services, LGBT Youth Programs

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered his preliminary budget plan on Feb. 12, lambasting his predecessor for leaving more than 150 outstanding labor contracts.

Black Gay Activism and the Fight Against AIDS

By Marcus Scott | Tuesday Dec 3, 2013
In its second year, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem expands dialogue on the pivotal conversation of sexuality in a post HIV/AIDS epidemic America.

Focus Turns to Aging with AIDS

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Nov 29, 2013
As the global AIDS epidemic continues to age, greater focus is being paid to older adults living with HIV.

TAG and Ali Forney Center Address HIV in Homeless LGBT Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 29, 2013
The Treatment Action Group has teamed up with the Ali Forney Center to address the rising number of homeless LGBT youth with HIV.

Save Our Sons: GMHC Warns of Cuts to MSM Programs

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Jul 20, 2013
Cuts to federal funding are critically threatening HIV prevention and resource programs for young MSM of color.