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Housing Works Union credit Adam Obernauer

The Union Push at New York City’s Housing Works Has Hit a Standoff Amid COVID-19 Upheaval

Management and many workers at the pioneering nonprofit have hit a stalemate over when and how a union vote can go forward.

By Tim Murphy
tents under downtown Los Angeles skyline

The Number-One Barrier to Ending HIV in U.S. Cities Is a Housing Crisis

That’s what nearly 50 service providers nationwide told us in our 2019 ‘Eyes on the End’ interview series. They also shared some of their solutions.

By Tim Murphy
Atlanta Skyline with lake Lake Clara

Atlanta Can Do Better to Make Sure People With HIV Have Stable Housing

Local HIV advocate Lisa Britt shares her story of how the city's unspent HOPWA funding mess has impacted her family.

By Lisa Britt
Painted Ladies Houses in San Francisco in evening

To Combat Homelessness in San Francisco, The City Must Confront Its Anti-Homeless Laws

Outreach worker Antwan Matthews argues for housing and public health approaches, not criminalization of people living on the streets.

By Antwan Matthews
Atlanta, Georgia, USA Midtown Skyline

Tawdry Feud Between City and Nonprofit Exposes Atlanta AIDS Housing Failures

Delays in payments have caused hardships for people needing rental assistance, as well as the organizations that serve them.

By Ryan Lee
Damien Center staffers left to right: Maxine Wallace, Intensive Housing Coordinator, Devon Martin, Care Coordinator, Alan Witchey, President and CEO

Indianapolis HIV Service Providers Persevere Amid Stigma and Lack of Funding

In conservative Central Indiana, this LGBTQ-run agency transcended its repressive origins and helps people with HIV who are discriminated against at other local institutions.

By Tim Murphy
Howard Rogers  M.A., and Jacob Castrejana in front of the Alamo Area Resource Center (AARC) HIV/AIDS services agency in San Antonio.

San Antonio Is Making Gains Toward Viral Suppression

Using a one-stop-shop model of care and wraparound services, this organization makes sure clients don't have to travel to multiple centers to get their needs met.

By Tim Murphy
Stephen Osgood and Jeff Berry

Planning for Retirement While Living With HIV

Whether you're on public assistance or you're more well off, there are things you can do to plan for a secure future.

By Tim Murphy
Worlds Apart: Vast Disparities in Treatment Separate Americans With HIV Img

Worlds Apart: Vast Disparities in Treatment Separate Americans With HIV

Despite significant medical advances in treating HIV, very different realities divide the 1.2 million Americans living with HIV. Many -- primarily people of color -- are left behind because of life circumstances.

By Barbara Feder Ostrov for Kaiser Health News
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Housing and HIV: Hold on to HUD!

Numerous housing and HIV/AIDS advocacy organizations are rallying in D.C. on Wednesday, Jul. 24 at 1 p.m. at the Capitol Southeast Lawn (1st and Independence SE, Washington D.C.). This coalition of organizations is joining together to demand a repeal...

By Rebekah Horowitz for Housing Works