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Housing For Hiv Individuals

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Falling Short; HIV North's Housing Program Having Trouble Finding Rental Space for At-Risk Individuals

Since the HIV North Society's housing program began Oct. 30, it has placed only two clients in rental housing units. HNS officials believe landlords' reluctance to participate stems from their fear that the HIV-positive clients, who include current... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Metro Development and Housing Agency Awards HIV, AIDS Housing Grants

Five Nashville-area nonprofits were awarded a total of $884,409 to provide people with HIV/AIDS housing services and case management. The grants will also help cover the groups' administrative costs. Grant recipients include: Nashville CARES, Urban... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Emergency Housing for HIV-Positive People in New York City Violates Housing Codes, City Council Study Says

About 73% of emergency housing facilities for HIV-positive people that are subsidized by New York City have outstanding housing code violations -- one-third of those for serious offenses -- according to a study conducted by the City Council... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Does Oral Sex between two HIV negative individuals Leads to HIV Infection?

Greetings Sir, I had this question in my mind the day i had oral sex with my partner. Is it possible that if a couples is HIV negative and if they indulge in oral sex then are there any chances to build up HIV infection?for example the female...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Thanks for writing in. If neither partner has HIV, then no transmission can occur. It does not matter what the sex act is (oral, vaginal, anal). One partner MUST have HIV for there to be the chance of transmission of the virus to an... Read more »

HIV individual interacting with non-HIV child

My three and a half year old son loves playing and jumping on and climbing over his uncle (my brother-in-law) whenever he visits. However, his uncle has been diagnosed with HIV recently (probably exposed around July time). My wife and I want to let...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
You and your wife are to be congratulated on your level-headed approach. Here is some information that will hopefully improve your level of comfort:1. Sinusitis isn't contagious-- your son can't give it to his uncle, or anyone else, for... Read more »

house of numbers

please excuse my poor english but im portuguese - can you please tell me what do you think about of house of numbers, i saw Luc Montaigner said that people with strong imunne system can get rid of the virus BEFORE becoming chronic infected. thank...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,See below.Dr. BobANOTHER DONATION, PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PROVIDE OPINION (HOUSE OF NUMBERS, 2010) (AIDS DENIALISM, 2010) Sep 26, 2010Hello Dr. Bob,I make it a point to donate (as much as I can afford every month) to charitable causes, and your... Read more »

Financial planning for the HIV+ individual

Hello, I was recently diagnosed as HIV+ and am looking for a good reference on financial planning for the HIV+ individual. Of course this has changed the way i view every aspect of my life and I need guidance on how to plan accordingly regarding...
Steve Berg

Response from Steve Berg

Insurance & Benefits Advocate AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA)
Chad, unfortunately, I don't have a referral for you and financial planning is not my expertise. Have you contacted your local AIDS Service Organization for referrals? You might want to check the advertisments in your local gay publications or... Read more »
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cities with financial and housing assistance for hiv+

Posted by positive2741, 6 Replies
Me and my bf are both positive and were looking to move to somewhere with better assistance and programs for people with hiv. We currently stay in ms and Memphis,TN area and have had very bad luck over the past 4 years finding and keeping jobs in... Read more »

Housing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi everyone, does anyone out there know of any low cost housing for people with AIDS in the New York City area?
Thank you

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housing

Posted by Anonymous
Hi I'm sharon from Birmingham, England.
I'm trying to find information on the housing needs of people with HIV or AIDS. Also how large housing departments can support people more. If you have any suggestions or information about housing projects... Read more »

Party in the house

Posted by whocanfigure, 5 Replies
Ok ladies (and Gary and Eric) here's the scoop. About 140 people converged on this free dinner..very, very nice, even had cloth tablecloths!!! LOL. Of course we had to listen to a spiel from Gilead and Abbott...but that is ok. The reps from both... Read more »