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Support Groups For Teens With Hiv

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Camp and HIV+ child

Hi, I have been browsing your site and don't know where exactly to post my question. Your forum seemed to be the best fit. When we adopted our daughter shortly after birth we knew she was HIV+. She is now 13 and has had absolutely no health...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...practicing universal precautions. Lastly, the letter must report that she is very well and in a state similar to "remission" of her HIV.I would ask if they a) can pledge to maintain her confidentiality and b) work out a way that she can take her... Read more »

Is there a support group for alcoholics with hiv/aids?

my son is 32 and has recently went full blown. he is an alcoholic and has been for years. He is... Read more »

Research regarding HIV+ support groups

I am trying to find information (statistics, studies, and other research) that outlines the effects... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Examines "Unexpected Challenges" of Raising HIV-Positive Teens

...wonder what will happen to their children when they die. The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services in 2004 began support groups for parents and teens affected by HIV/AIDS and sponsored a retreat for HIV-positive teens. The agency... Read more »
PositiveWords

Disclosure: Being Out as an HIV-Positive Teen

...their HIV status to someone they know personally, they can anonymously call a hotline or HIV service agency. There are also support groups strictly for adolescents. They're a great place to get information, vent intense emotions and make new... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Volunteers Sought to Lead Bay Area HIV Support Groups

... Friday, Jan. 7 is the application deadline for persons wishing to become facilitators of peer-led support groups with the University of California-San Francisco's AIDS Health Project. Qualified volunteers will participate in a weekend-long Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Cuts Hurt HIV/AIDS Support Group

... The HIV/AIDS organization Sierra HOPE (Health Opportunities, Programs and Education) has seen its budget for the current fiscal year slashed Read more »
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HIV support groups in virginia

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a young, professional man looking for a support group in Virginia or Washington DC. I live in rural Southwest, Virginia. The only way I could get to D.C. is if the group met on the weekend. I would really like to attend a group of my area... Read more »

LGBT HIV Support Group

Posted by DBEARNYC, 1 Reply
I have just been told that a new support group has opened up at the Lesbian & gay Center in NYC. Located at 208 West 13th St (7th Ave), NY, NY 10011. Information from: George Fesser on 212-620 7310 x 291. Monday evenings, from 6pm to 7.30pm Read more »

15 years old

Posted by blahblahblah, 4 Replies
...Yes, i am 15 years old and living HIV positive. I came on this site to meet new people and friends and talk with other teens around my age. It's very hard living day Read more »

hiv support groups for professionals

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I am a forty-one year old black male and I would like to know if there any hiv support groups for professionals. Read more »