Topics :: HIV/AIDS housing

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.

Facing Sequestration, Senate Appropriates Funding for HIV

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 18, 2013
With sequestration budget cuts hampering HIV research and programs, especially for young MSM of color, the U.S. Senate has worked to pass legislation sustaining federal funding.

Calcutta House Celebrates 25 Years Housing People With HIV

By Alexander Vuocolo | Friday Jan 18, 2013
Founded in 1987 as a hospice for people dying of AIDS, Calcutta House now celebrates its 25th anniversary, helping vulnerable populations like the homeless, mentally ill and inveterate drug abusers.

New York Celebs to Join Thom Browne to Fight AIDS at Upcoming Fashion for Action

Saturday Oct 20, 2012
Housing Works will host its highly anticipated ninth annual Fashion for Action fundraiser on November 7th 2012. Fashion for Action is a five-day charitable designer shopping event that begins with a ticketed Opening Night Reception.