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Oscar Lopez CEO, Poderosos & Founder of South Texas Equality Projects.

This Is How LGBTQ Latinx Folks Are Facing the Impact of COVID-19 at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Groups like Poderosos, Team Brownsville, and Angry Tías and Abuelas are working around the clock to help those most in need.

By Tim Murphy
Xio Mora Lopez in kitchen.

During COVID-19 Pandemic, the HIV Community Is Cooking and Delivering Food to People in Need

While some are packing on the pounds, others are working overtime to make sure our community’s most vulnerable don’t go hungry.

By Tim Murphy
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Ending HIV Epidemics in New York City and San Francisco Will Require More Affordable Housing

In New York City, activists won a policy of housing support that has been shown to reduce HIV transmissions—can San Francisco do the same, or better?

By Tim Murphy
Housing Works Staff

New York City Is Teaming Up With Nonprofits to Get COVID-Positive Homeless Folks into Medically Managed Hotels

Residents are coming in with underlying conditions including kidney failure, mental illness—and HIV.

By Tim Murphy
Dr. Jason Kindt (left), director of the Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts, supported by Broadway Cares/The Actors Fund, with actor (right).

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Has Started a COVID Emergency Fund for the Struggling Performance Community

Halfway to its $2 million goal, the fund is there for anyone who can document that last year they made at least $6,000 in the performing arts industry.

By Tim Murphy
Dexter Komakaru in Columbus, Ohio

Some HIV Agencies Providing Housing for Vulnerable Clients Not Living with HIV

Some HIV organizations are coming up with innovative sources of funding to help HIV-negative people, especially LGBTQ youth, stay housed and healthy.

By Tim Murphy
Let's Kick ASS Support Group of Chicago

These Chicago HIV Longtime Survivors Are Kicking ASS Weekly—Together!

If you or others are longtime survivors who meet regularly for support or fun, TheBody wants to hear from you.

By Tim Murphy
man texting

How Telehealth Platforms Make It Easy to Get PrEP

In some places, getting PrEP and other sexual health services using digital platforms is getting easier.

By Larry Buhl
Mel Leroy and Wilburn Mithcell

Lack of Health Insurance and Housing Are Barriers to Care in Fort Worth, Texas

Almost 1 in 5 people in Fort Worth, Texas, lack health insurance, a barrier to getting people the care they need, especially in a state that did not expand Medicaid access.

By Tim Murphy
The Wall - Las Memorias AIDS memorial

This Is the Right Way to Make an American AIDS Memorial

Activists and community members reflect on what it took to bring the Las Memorias AIDS Monument to life in Los Angeles.

By Larry Buhl