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Transitional Housing For People With Hiv

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AIDS InfoNet

HIV in Prisons and Jails

...Jails Prisoners With HIV Infection HIV Care for Prisoners Improving Your HIV Treatment Risk Factors While Incarcerated What Happens When HIV-Positive Prisoners Are Released? HIV and Correctional Settings People with HIV sometimes have to spend time in a jail or prison. Jails are usually operated by counties. Prisons are state or federal institutions. The rate of HIV among prisoners is 5 to 7 times that of the...
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Travel Ban Lifted (you haven't replied!)

Hello Dr.I sent an email telling you the good news of the travel ban lift 2 days ago. http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5iIhMPqDtUc33IcguVjOgN-ZyJRuAApparently you have not read it! I know the travel ban does not make a difference to you on the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...achievement as president. "We've made tremendous strides, but our work is not nearly finished," Biden said, adding, "Two million people died last year of HIV/AIDS. Over two and a half million people died of malaria" and tuberculosis. According to... Read more »

TRAVEL BAN LIFTED!!

Congratulations to us doc. I just sent an email to you last week about Obama and the travel ban. Apparently Dubya did the first right thing in his career. http://andrewsullivan.theatlantic.com/the_daily_dish/2008/07/the-hiv-travel.html...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...achievement as president. "We've made tremendous strides, but our work is not nearly finished," Biden said, adding, "Two million people died last year of HIV/AIDS. Over two and a half million people died of malaria" and tuberculosis. According to... Read more »

Travel to New York

I was unaware that there was a ban on HIV persons visiting New York - we've booked out holiday there for 10 days in September and there as nothing about this on the travel web site we used. Will we have a problem getting in? We are UK...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the PEPFAR bill, federal health officials are "no longer bound by law to keep HIV on the list," the Times reports.An HHS spokesperson did not return a call for comment on Wednesday. CDC -- which is under the jurisdiction of HHS and would make... Read more »

Just came out of the closet...want to go back in FOLLOWUP (RELIGION, COMING OUT, CHURCH LADY RANTS)

You made me feel so much better! And, Yes my parents voted for Palin ugh!! I DIDN'T! Obama all the way! Just for you, today I'm going to wear my "legalize gay" shirt I bought at American Apparel but hadn't had the nerve to wear it! I should be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."a system or community of religious worship and ritual." OK? Yes, it can have other meanings, such as "an exclusive group of persons sharing an esoteric, usually artistic or intellectual interest" or "an obsessive, especially faddish devotion to... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alabama: Storing Up for Home, Auburn Students Convert Shipping Containers Into Housing for People With HIV

...miles outside Auburn in rural Lee County, a growing campus run by AIDS Outreach of East Alabama Medical Center is providing transitional housing for people with HIV. The homes, made from modified large steel shipping containers, were designed and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Alabama HIV/AIDS Clinic Awarded Nearly $1 Million in HUD Funding for Housing Program

...with HIV/AIDS and their families in 14 counties since 2005, and the $997,838 grant from the HUD's Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS program will go toward purchasing permanent housing units and supporting the existing units already... Read more »
National AIDS Housing Coalition

Introduction: Housing for People Living With HIV/AIDS Around the World

...housing rights may mitigate the impact ofHIV/AIDS by combating stigma and discrimination, reducing dependency, and enhancingpersonal autonomy and economic security. Housing security eases the burden of care andsupport and optimizes health... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Grant to Help House HIV/AIDS Patients

...awarded the AIDS Foundation of Chicago a three-year grant of nearly $1.4 million to provide housing assistance to low-income people with HIV/AIDS. AFC said the money will provide subsidies and support services to 33 households per year. It is the... Read more »
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Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
...I write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships". I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates Read more »

Advice Requested

Posted by pozmarie, 5 Replies
...ago when I was diagnosed HIV positive. I have stayed because I am completely terrified of trying to date again as a positive person. And we have 3 children. I see the deck as stacked so high against me I am absolutely paralyzed. Can any women... Read more »

For those who are wondering

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 4 Replies
...time it was hacked, not because of the hacking, as i said, it was hacked 3 times, but instead, I got tired of "run around"...People saying things, then not doing them etc. So I am posting this because before I opened my site I was here, and met... Read more »

Infected Heterosexual Women

Posted by Anonymous
...work for a non-profit organization that provides transitional housing, mental health, and substance abuse services to indigent people living with HIV/AIDS. We are doing a concert for the week of prayer with Howard Hewitt and an African American... Read more »