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AIDS InfoNet

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...approximately 48.4% of funding in the program's focus countries. Prevention Goal: Support the prevention of 7 million infections. Progress: Through September 30, 2008, PEPFAR reached about 58.3 million people through community outreach programs to prevent sexual transmission using the "ABC" approach (abstinence, be faithful, use condoms.) Also, the U.S. Government provided more than 2.2 billion condoms worldwide from 2004 to 2008....
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Working with HIV and Aids Children

Hello. I direct an Arts Outreach organization and we have recently sent artists to work with AIDS and HIV children. Our last artist did a Cabaret for kids with Aids and HIV. He had a wonderful time, but the children were very physical with him,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Congratulations on your Arts Outreach Program. Hugging, climbing, singing, and spitting HIV-positive kids pose absolutely no risk to your artists! No special precautions are Read more »

Working with AIDS orphans

Bonsoir!I am the director of an NGO called Children of the Dawn, which specialises in community care of orphaned and vulnerable children in rural South Africa (www.childrenofthedawn.org.za) We presently care for 228 rural children. 70% of them are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...amicalement,Dr. BobWorking with HIV and Aids ChildrenMay 1, 2003 Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Congratulations on your Arts Outreach Program. Hugging, climbing, singing, and spitting HIV-positive kids pose absolutely no risk to your artists! No... Read more »

Diagnosis problem...

Hello Robert,(I appreciate you reading this e-mail and possibly sendming me a short answer.)Maybe you can help me with a diagnosis problem. I have had a inflamation of the epididymis and also the prostate for a few weeks now.While I did receive...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...awareness, prevention and testing programs at the college/university level in the United States, including the novel prevention and outreach programs at Oberlin College in Ohio.Support a National HIV/AIDS treatment hotline operated by Project... Read more »

Please Dr. Bob Want Your Opinion - Can't Find in Archives

Okay...Dr. B please help me out! I have written several times with no response...which I completely understand, but PLEASE give me your thoughts just this once and trust me...no more emails...deal?My question is simple..after you read the below...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hmmm . . . .First off, I agree with your two separate issues and that you need help with both, particularly #2!Regarding your HIV risk, I agree it's very low at best.Regarding your HIV test, I have no reason to doubt its validity; however, if you... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arizona: Coconino County Cuts HIV Outreach Program After Losing Grant

... State grants to target Coconino County gay and bisexual residents for HIV prevention have been rerouted to two outreach programs in Tucson and two in Phoenix, county Health Department Director Barbara Worgess said. She is talking with the... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

NYC HIV/AIDS Outreach Programs Should Be Targeting Black Women

... An alarming new statistic shines a glaring light on the increasingly Black and female faces of HIV in New York City. According to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (pdf), a staggering 93.4 percent of all new HIV Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Outreach Program, Hotline Link HIV-Positive Residents With Needed Services

... With direct federal funding, the Shelby County Ryan White program was formed in 2008 to address the area's high rate of new HIV/AIDS cases. Memphis and the eight surrounding counties average 450 new cases each year. Of the region's 7,156 people... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Colorado Plans Shift in HIV Prevention Programs From Outreach to Testing

...Colorado health officials have said that they plan to shift the focus of their HIV prevention strategy from sex education programs in high schools and rural areas to programs aimed at identifying people who are Read more »
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is there anyone in NYC I can talk to??

Posted by ohrosiegirl, 1 Reply
...diagnosing,,I promise! And although I live on the west coast, I have heard that NYC has it goin on when it comes to HIV/AIDS outreach programs. Talk to your case manager and get online and search for these groups, they are out there!! Read more »

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »

BEBASHI Care Outreach Worker--Philadelphia

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Care Outreach Worker--Philadelphia BA or related degree in human services or high school diploma. Experience with street outreach programs desired. Experience working with minority populations on issues related to HIV/AIDS. Case... Read more »

Associate Program Coordinator Chicago

Posted by Anonymous
...positive and nearly 50% are people of color. Our services include a wide range of client services and innovative prevention and outreach programs. Position description: This position is an integral part of TPAN's Programs team. The Associate... Read more »