HIV & Me: A Guide to Living With HIV for Hispanics - Resources
As we've mentioned, HIV/AIDS organizations can provide invaluable help. There are even a growing number of groups throughout the United States that specifically cater to the needs of Hispanic people living with HIV. All of the groups listed below welcome questions in both English and Spanish.
Another great resource is the bilingual California HIV/AIDS hotline at 1-800-367-2437 or 1-415-863-2437. Call them for referrals and questions about HIV. Or e-mail them at contact-us@AIDSHotline.org.
For information about HIV treatment, call AIDS Treatment Data Network, Monday through Friday, at 1-800-734-7104 or call Project Inform at 1-800-822-7422
Women Alive, the country's largest organization for HIV-positive women, offers a bilingual hotline: 1-800-554-4876, Monday through Friday, from 11 to 5
Hispanic HIV/AIDS Organizations
Hispanic AIDS Forum (New York)
El Grupo at San Francisco AIDS
Mujeres Unidas Contra el SIDA
(San Antonio, Texas)
Unión Positiva (Miami, Fla.)
Voces Latinas (Woodside, N.Y.)
For an extensive list of HIV/AIDS organizations around the world, click here.
This article was provided by TheBody.com. It is a part of the publication HIV and Me.