Posts Tagged ‘Latino’

Focus Group: MSM Hispanos y Latinos

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Spanish MSM Focus Group

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

October 15

The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA) Exit Disclaimer, the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day.

Find NLAAD resources at http://www.nlaad.org/ Exit Disclaimer, including posters, graphics, PSAs and themed materials.

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Black & Latino Barber Shop Health Outreach Initiative

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Black and Latino Barber Shop Health Outreach event 6/18/16

The Coalition’s Men’s Health Event is sponsored by The Healthy Black and Latino Barbershop Initiative in Poughkeepsie, NY.  Following the Barbershop visits will be a Father’s Day Parade in honor of one of our local community volunteers (John Flowers) who passed away earlier this year (organized by his daughter Yvonne Flowers and her committee. After the parade we will all gather on the Hudson River for more Men’s Health activities, entertainment, food, fun and fellowship.

HIV Crisis Among Hispanic MSM

Monday, February 29th, 2016

The HIV Crisis Among Hispanic MSM

The Latino Commission on AIDS and the Hispanic Health Network just released this infographic on the HIV crisis among Hispanic/Latino men. This comes on the heels of the CDC’s recent release of a study which says that 1 in 4 Hispanic MSM (men who have sex with men) are estimated to be diagnosed with HIV in their lifetime.

“While Latinos are 17% of the US population, they accounted for 24% of all HIV infections in 2014. In 2014, every 54 minutes a Latino MSM was diagnosed with HIV in the United States and US territories.” Read more here.

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

oday is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. In 2010 Latinos accounted for 26 per cent of ‪#‎HIV‬ infections among injection drug users. This clip, narrated by actress Rosie Perez, discusses the desperate need to lift the ban on federal funding for syringe exchange.

WATCH HERE: http://theexchange.amfar.org/race-and-drugs/index.html ‪#‎NLAAD‬

Video: Young Adults Talk About Our Mosaic Center in Mt. Vernon

Monday, December 16th, 2013

We recently sat down with four young people at our Mosaic Center in Mount Vernon, NY and asked them what they like best about our CHAPS HIV prevention program. Here’s what they said. Contact us to find out more about our HIV prevention programs and other services available at the Mosaic Center. Visit www.mychaps.org or call (914) 699-1025 to find out more.

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. October 15

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

October 15

The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA) Exit Disclaimer, the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day.

Find NLAAD resources at http://www.nlaad.org/ Exit Disclaimer, including posters, graphics, PSAs and themed materials.

Read CDC’s feature on HIV and Latinos.

More Resources