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Events Spotlight

The Department supports the nationwide outreach efforts being held in observance of National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) and encourages you and your family to participate in as many activities as possible.

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Alabama

  • Huntsville

    Sponsor Organization: AIDS Action Coalition
    Event Description: AIDS Action Coalition (handling 12 counties in North Alabama) and Davis Clinic will be offering free confidential testing. You can get the results in 20 minutes while you enjoy Latin Music by DJ Signey Hernandez and Refreshments.
    Event Date: Friday, October 15, 2004
    Time: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Address: AIDS Action Coalition
    600 St. Clair Acenue, Building 6 Huntsvills, AL
    Contact Name: Maria M. Shepherd
    Hispanic Outreach Worker
    Phone: 256-536-4700
    1-800-728-3603

California

  • Bay Area NLAAD Activities

    Sponsor Organizations: The BANLAAD Coalition is comprised of the following HIV/AIDS programs from Alameda, San Francisco, and San Mateo counties: SalvaSIDA,Inc., AGUILAS Inc.; Alameda County Health Department; Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS), University of California San Francisco; California-Mexico Health Initiative; La Clínica de la Raza; Mission Neighborhood Health Center/Clínica Esperanza; San Francisco DPH HIV Research Section; SFDPH Prevention Section; Tiburcio Vásquez Health Center; Native American Health Center/Family & Child Guidance Clinic, Proyecto Contra SIDA por Vida; Santa Clara County Health Department, and Familias Unidas.
    Monday
    October 11-13
    8:30AM - 4:30PM
    HIV health promoters and providers training
    Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center, 22331 Mission Blvd., Conference Room C, Hayward
    Contact: Jessica Trowbridge (510) 471-5907 x1156
    Monday
    October 11
    9:00AM
    HIV/AIDS workshop for pregnant women
    La Clinica de la Raza, 3451 E. 12th St. (@ 35th Ave.),Transit Bldg. conference room, Oakland
    Contact: Ana-Lilia García (510) 535-4156
    Tuesday
    October 12
    10:00AM - NOON
    HIV Prevention Training for HIV Health Providers and Service Providers
    Centro de Servicios, 525 H St., Union City
    Contact: Susana Peinado 510-471-2520 x 5123
    Thursday
    October 14
    11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Health Fair
    Centro Laboral, 4250 San Leandro St. (@ High St), Oakland (Fruitvale District)
    Contact: Paola Laird (510) 535-4158; (510) 719-9843
    Thursday
    October 14
    6:00PM
    BANLAAD Community Forum: Screening of Video, "It Affects Us All"
    La Clinica de la Raza, 3451 E. 12th St./35th Ave., Conference Rooms A & B, Oakland
    Contact: Paola Laird (510) 535-4158 (510) 719-9843
    Friday
    October 15
    9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Free drop-in HIV testing
    Planned Parenthood Golden Gate in San Mateo (2211 Palm Ave.) and Redwood City (1230 Hopkins Ave.)
    Contact: Aida Negrón (650) 574-5823 x2273
    Friday
    October 15
    10:00-11:30 AM
    and
    1:00-3:00 PM
    Free drop-in HIV testing
    Mission Neighborhood Health Center, 240 Shotwell St. (@ 16th St.), San Francisco
    Contact: Hector Ceballos (415) 552-1013 x296
    Friday
    October 15
    NOON
    Latino Gay Men's Initiative Video Screening, "It Affects Us All"
    Mission Neighborhood Health Center, 240 Shotwell St. (@ 16th St.), San Francisco
    Contact: Oscar Macias (415) 554-3955
    Saturday
    October 16
    Noon - 3:00PM
    Educational forum on HIV
    New Haven Adult School, U.C. Auditorium. 600 G St. (@ 6th St.), Union City
    Contact: Jessica Trowbridge (510) 471-5907 x1156

  • Fresno, Cetral Valley

    Sponsor Organization: Fresno County Dept. of Community Health
    HIV/AIDS Education & Prevention, PCRS
    Participants: The participants this year include: Fresno County Department of Community Health, New Care Pharmacy, Community Medical Centers, Universitywide AIDS Research Program, Roche, BAART/CDP, BJ's Restaurant and Brewery, Abbott Laboratories and Health Net.
    Event Description: Keynote Speaker is Dr. Genoveva Peraz, Secretaria de Salud, Mexico, Distrito Federal. She will speak about HIV prevention using Promotoras (Peer Educators) among Latinas. There will also be speakers on the following topics: "Psychosocial Issues surrounding HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment with Latinos" and "Understanding the needs of GLBTQ Latino youth in our Valley as it relates to HIV Prevention." There is no cost and lunch and entertainment will be provided. A county wide proclamation was signed October 5th by Fresno County Board of Supervisors and presented to our Health Officer Dr. Ed Moreno and AIDS Division Manager David Luchini declaring October 15th as National Latino AIDS Awareness Day in Fresno County."
    Event Date: Friday October 15, 2004
    Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Address: Casa Blanca Banquet Hall
    Contact Name: Valerie A. Alvarez
    Communicable Disease Specialist
    559-445-3434/phone
    valvarez@co.fresno.ca.us

  • Long Beach

    Sponsor Organization: City of Long Beach Planning Committee
    Event Description: A Free Community Health Fair as well as Free Rapid HIV Testing. Free information on HIV/AIDS prevention, testing, and treatment will be available in English and Spanish. Invited health exhibitors include, Centro Community Hispanic Association (CENTRO CHA), First Five Program, Being Alive Long Beach, The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Greater Long Beach, Project Wholeness Wellness BRUCE, and the Latino Diabetes Program.
    Event Date: Friday, October 15, 2004
    Time: 10: 00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Address: Cesar E. Chavez Park
    401 Golden Avenue
    Long Beach, CA 90802
    Contact Names: Luciano Estrada
    (562) 570-4515

    Teresa Ayala-Castillo
    (562) 570-4331

  • Los Angeles

    Sponsor Organization: Los Angeles Planning Committee
    Event Description: Community Outreach Events
    Monday, October 11, 2004
    Hollywood (SPA 4) 4-7pm
    4716 Santa Monica Blvd
    Los Angeles CA 90027 (El Gran Burrito)
    Event Description: Community Outreach Events
    Tuesday, October 12, 2004
    San Gabriel Valley (SPA 3) 4-7pm
    2331 S. Atlantic Blvd.
    Monterey Park, CA 91754 (Tower Records)
    Event Description: Community Outreach Events
    Wednesday, October 13, 2004
    San Fernando Valley (SPA 2) 4-7pm
    7227 Van Nuys Blvd.
    Van Nuys, CA 91405 (Albertsons)
    Event Description: Community Outreach Events
    Thursday, October 14, 2004
    (SPA 7) 4-7pm
    7148 Pacific Blvd.
    Huntington Park, CA 90255 (El Gallo Giro)
    Event Description: A Free Community Concert
    La Internacional Sonora Show
    Special Guest, Sabrina
    Friday, October 15, 2004, 7:30 PM
    California Plaza
    The Watercourt
    350 S. Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90071
    Contact Names: Eddie Martínez
    323-267-1066, ext. 28

    Alicia Alvarez
    323-566-1664, ext. 104

  • Montebello

    Sponsor Organizations:
    JWCH Institute, INC.
    Bienestar Human Services
    Event Description: Fundraiser for National Latino AIDS
    Awareness Day
    Event Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2004
    Time: 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
    Address: CHICO Bar
    2915 W. Beverly Blvd.
    Montebello, CA 90640
    Contacts: Martin Alatorre
    JWCH Institute, INC.
    (213) 484-1186

    Bamby Salcedo
    Bienestar Human Services
    (323) 660-9680

District of Columbia

    Media Advisory: Community organizers will address District of Columbia officials and members of the press about the impact of HIV/AIDS among Latinos during a breakfast briefing on Friday, October 15 at 9:00 a.m. at the Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs at 2000 14th St NW.

Florida

  • Fort Lauderdale

    Sponsor Organization: The Hispanic/Latino Committee of the Broward Community Planning Partnership, The Broward HIV/AIDS Minority Network, and many others... (See page 2
    Friday
    October 8th
    Awareness Day at "Viva Broward!"
    Hispanic Heritage Festival
    Stranahan Park - Main Library
    Downtown Fort Lauderdale
    5:00 - 10:00 PM

    Awareness Night at "Noche Latina"
    Elements Nightclub
    The Latino Gay, Bi, Lesbian and Transgender Community united against HIV/AIDS
    10:00 PM - 1:00 AM
    Saturday
    October 9th
    Awareness Day at "Viva Broward!"
    Hispanic Heritage Festival
    Stranahan Park - Main Library
    Downtown Fort Lauderdale 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Sunday
    October 10th
    Awareness Day at "Viva Broward!"
    Hispanic Heritage Festival
    Stranahan Park - Main Library
    Downtown Fort Lauderdale 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Contact Names: Manuel Rodriguez
    954-537-4111 Ext 110

    Mars McMillan
    954-537-4111 Ext 143

Illinois

  • Chicago

    Sponsor Organizations: Midwest Hispanic Health Coalition, in partnership Office of Congressman Luis Gutierrez, U.S. House of Representatives, AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago Department of Public Health, Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, Project VIDA, PRCC Vida/SIDA, Consulate General of Mexico in Chicago, Center on Halsted, Centro Romero, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, The CORE Center, Lawndale Christian Health Center, Alivio Medical Center, Amigas Latinas, El Valor, and St. Pius Church.
    Event Description: March and rally hosted by the Honorable Congressman Luis Gutierrez.

    Kick-Off is set to start at 9:30 a.m. at St. Pius Church. As part of this event, State Representative Susana Mendoza will address the issue of Young Latinas and HIV/AIDS. After the Kick-Off the march will continuie from St. Pius Church to Harrison Park (1824 Wood Street) for a rally, immediately followed by a health fair.
    Event Date: Saturday, October 16, 2004
    Time: 9:30 AM Kick-Off at St. Pius Church
    Address: Kick-Off at St. Pius Church (1900 South Ashland) to Harrison Park (1824 Wood Street)
    Contact Name: Herminio J. Rodríguez-Guiliani
    Resource Center Manager
    Midwest Hispanic Health Coalition
    Phone: 312-913-3001/02
    Fax: 312-913-3003
    Email: hrodriguez@mhhcsalud.org

Minnesota

  • Minneapolis/St. Paul

    Events: Entre Amigas - HIV/AIDS Workshop
    Wednesday, October 13, 2004
    10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
       at
    Centro, Inc.
    1915 Chicago Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55404

    Entre Amigas is a lay health advisor workshop that trains Latina women about pertinent health topics and encourages them to teach others in their community. For more information, contact Migdalia Loyola, Planned Parenthood, at (612) 821-6123 or email at: mloyola@ppmsd.org.
    Feria de la Salud and NLAAD at CLUES
    Friday, October 15, 2004
    10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       at
    CLUES
    2700 East Lake Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55404

    A community health fair that is free and open to the general public will be offered with more than 20 community and governmental agencies participating. Health care and social service providers will be available. Dr. Luz D. Sanchez, M.D., will provide an educational presentation. For more information, contact Luz D. Sanchez, CLUES, (612) 746-3528 or email at: lsanchez@clues.org.
    Workshop on HIV/AIDS Prevention
    Friday, October 15, 2004
    4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
    Sponsored by Centro Campesino
       at
    1380 South Elm Owatonna, MN 55060
    This workshop is free and open to the general public. It will cover what is HIV, what is AIDS, and what are the ways we can get infected. Free HIV OraSure testing will be offered. For more information, contact Gloria Contreras, Centro Campesino, (507) 446-9599 or email at: gloria@centrocampesino.net.
    HIV Testing: HIV Testing
    Wednesdays, October 6 & 13, 2004
    12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
        at
    Centro, Inc.
    1915 Chicago Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55404

    For more information, contact Migdalia Loyola, Planned Parenthood, at (612) 821-6123 or email at: mloyola@ppmsd.org.
    HIV OraSure Testing
    Sponsored by CLUES
    Thursday, October 7, 2004
    (and every other Thursday)
    10:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
       at
    Margarita Bella Club
    1032 3rd Avenue Northeast
    Minneapolis, MN

    For more information, contact Jorge Rivera, CLUES, (651) 379-4230 or email at: jrivera@clues.org.
    HIV OraSure Testing
    Sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Health
    Friday, October 15, 2004
    10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       at
    CLUES
    2700 East Lake Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55404

    The Minnesota Department of Health will be offering free HIV OraSure testing during the "Feria de la Salud" health fair occurring at CLUES. For more information, contact Jessie Saavedra, Minnesota Department of Health, (612) 676-5428 or email at: Jessie.saavedra@health.state.mn.us.
    HIV OraSure Testing
    Sponsored by Centro Campesino
    Friday, October 15, 2004
    4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
       at
    1380 South Elm
    Owatonna, MN 55060

    For more information, contact Gloria Contreras, Centro Campesino, (507) 446-9599 or email at: gloria@centrocampesino.net.
    Other HIV Testing Opportunities
    Note: several clinics offer HIV testing throughout the year and have bilingual staff or can arrange for Spanish interpreters. Examples of these clinics are: Centro de Salud, Red Door, Room 111, West Side Community Health Services, Teenage Medical Service (TAMS), Face-to-Face Health and Counseling Service, Family Tree, Open Door Clinic in Mankato, etc.

    Contact the Minnesota AIDS Project AIDSLine for clinic locations and office hours at: Metro - (612) 373-AIDS; (612) 373-2465 TTY; Statewide - 1-800-248-AIDS; 1-888-820-2437 TTY; or online at: www.mnaidsproject.org.
    Trainings: HIV/AIDS Starter Facts Course
    Thursday, October 14, 2004
    6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
       at
    Minneapolis Red Cross
    1201 West River Parkway
    Minneapolis, MN 55454

    The 4-hour Starter Facts course will provide the basic facts about HIV/AIDS. The course is also required for those who wish to become certified HIV/AIDS instructors for the American Red Cross. For more information, contact Neville Ansley, Minneapolis Red Cross, (612) 252-1018 or email at: nevillea@mplsredcross.org.
    HIV/AIDS Starter Facts Course
    Friday, October 22, 2004
    9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
       at
    St. Paul Red Cross
    176 South Robert Street
    St. Paul, MN 55107

    The 4-hour Starter Facts course will provide the basic facts about HIV/AIDS. The course is also required for those who wish to become certified HIV/AIDS instructors for the American Red Cross. For more information, contact Andrea Palumbo, St. Paul Red Cross, (651) 291-6704 or email at: apalumbo@arcstp.org.
    Spanish HIV/AIDS Starter FactsCourse
    Fridays, November 5 or November 22, 2004
    9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        at
    St. Paul Red Cross
    176 South Robert Street
    St. Paul, MN 55107

    The 4-hour Starter Facts course will provide the basic facts about HIV/AIDS. The course is also required for those who wish to become certified HIV/AIDS instructors for the American Red Cross. For more information, contact Andrea Palumbo, St. Paul Red Cross, (651) 291-6704 or email at: apalumbo@arcstp.org.
    Hispanic HIV/AIDS InstructorCourse
    Wednesday - Saturday, November 17 - 20, 2004
    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
       at
    St. Paul Red Cross
    176 South Robert Street
    St. Paul, MN 55107

    This culturally specific course (24 hours) prepares individuals to share information and teach the skills needed to reduce the risk of HIV infection within the Latino communities. For more information, contact Andrea Palumbo, St. Paul Red Cross, (651) 291-6704 or email at: apalumbo@arcstp.org.
    Exhibits: HIV/AIDS Awareness Exhibit
    Monday - Friday, October 1 - 31, 2004
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
       at
    Neighborhood House
    Our Lady of Guadalupe Site
    401 Concord Street
    St. Paul, MN 55107

    For more information, contact Tamara Downs-Schwei, Neighborhood House, (651) 789-2504 or email at: tdschwei@neighb.org.
    NLAAD Exhibit
    Monday - Friday, October 11 - 15, 2004
    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
       at
    Minnesota Department of Health
    First Floor Lobby
    717 Southeast Delaware Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55414

    For more information, contact Roy Nelson, Minnesota Department of Health, (612) 676-5760 or email at: roy.nelson@health.state.mn.us.

New Jersey

  • Union City/Hudson County

    Sponsor Organizations: Mayor Brian P. Stack and the Commissioners, in joint sponsorship with the Hudson County HIV/AIDS Services Planning Council
    Event Description: The Program for the National Latino AIDS Awareness Day is designed to enhance participant understanding of HIV in Union City/Hudson County and its impact on families infected and affected by the virus.
    Activities: Mayor Stack will lead the event with a Proclamation.

    The Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Wanda Figueroa, from UMDNJ, who will discuss the HIV/AIDS epidemic among the Latino community.

    Music, dancing and choreography competition among Latino students from several universities.
    Event Date: Saturday October 16, 2004
    Time: 4:00 - 9:00 PM
    Address: Jose Marti Middle School
    1800 Summit Avenue
    Union City, NJ 07087
    Contact Name: Marvin W. Krieger, Director
    201-795-4555m ext. 212

New York

  • New York City

    Sponsor Organization: Exponents
    Event Description: Drop in registration for all those that would like to get on the waiting list for the ARRIVE classes that are scheduled to commence in December.
    Event Date: Friday October 15, 2004
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Address: Exponents
    151 West 26th Street, 3rd Fl.
    New York, NY 10001
    Contact Name: Jorge E. Rivero
    Assistant Director of Education
    Phone: 212-243-3434 ext. 101
    More on ARRIVE Exponents offers the ARRIVE training program, which is an 8 week HIV/AIDS awareness/prevention, relapse prevention, peer educator's program. They have always offered the material in Spanish to their students and even have held classes for Spanish speaking individuals. Exponents is in the process of revamping the program and offering an ARRIVE en Español to the Spanish speaking community at large. The format is different in that classes will be held over a week's period (10am - 5pm) where each participant will receive HIV/AIDS awareness & prevention, outreach strategies/presentation skills, stress management techniques and information on substance use and relapse prevention.

Pennsylvania

  • State College

    Sponsor Organization: The AIDS Project
    Event Description: Free, anonymous and confidential HIV Testing
    and distribution of barrier methods
    Event Date: Friday, October 15, 2004
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Address: The AIDS Project
    315 S. Allen Street
    Suite 116
    State College, PA 16801
    Contact Name: Stephanie D. Workman
    HIV Prevention Educator
    Phone: 814-234-7087
    800-233-AIDS

South Carolina

  • Chapel Hill/Carrboro

    Event Description: Spanish-friendly HIV testing sites
    Carrboro: Carrboro Community Health Center
    Piedmont Health Services Inc.
    919-942-8741
    301 Lloyd Street
    Carrboro, NC 27510-1823
    Hours:
    Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Tuesday & Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
    Thursday & Friday 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    Carrboro: Student Health Action Coalition Health Center
    919-960-7103
    301 Lloyd Street
    Carrboro, NC 27510-1823
    Clinic Hours: Wednesday 6:00 - 9:00 PM
    Appointments: Monday-Friday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Chapel Hill: Chapel Hill Health Center
    Planned Parenthood of Central NC Inc.
    1800-230-7562
    919-942-7762
    1765 Dobbins Drive
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5876
    Monday, Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Saturday 9:00 AM - NOON

Texas

  • El Paso

    Sponsor Organization: Center for Health Policy Development; Aliviane No AD, Inc.; Bienestar Familiar, Inc.; Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc.; Dismas Charities; Planned Parenthood of El Paso; U.S. Mexico Border Health Association; International AIDS Empowerment; Project Bravo, and the West Texas Community Supervision & Corrections Department
    Activities: Free HIV Testing

    Prueba para el VIH gratis

    Free food, entertainment, information, counseling & more

    Comida, entretenimiento, información, consejería y más -- todo gratis...
    Thursday
    October 14:
    Free Bilingual Health Information & Resources
    ¡Día de información médica y recursos gratuitos!
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Friday
    October 15
    Free HIV Testing Provided By: Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc. & Planned Parenthood de El Paso
    Results In Only 20 Minutes!

    ¡Pruebas de VIH gratuitas con resultados en sólo 20 minutos!
    Pruebas ofrecidas por: Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc. & Planned Parenthood de El Paso
    9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    Address: Aging to Perfection Expo
    El Paso Convention Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza
    El Paso, TX 79901
    Contact Name: Jennifer Ann Casanova
    Health Program Officer
    Center for Health Policy Development Inc. San Antonio, Texas
    Phone: 210-520-8020 ext.122
    Flyers: English
    Spanish

  • Houston

    Sponsor Organization: Latino HIV Task Force (LHTF) for the Houston Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of HIV Prevention
    Event Description: Free testing events in four locations around Houston, listed below.
    Event Date: Friday October 15, 2004
    Time: Noon - 7:00 PM
    Location 1: Clinica Santa Cruz (West Houston)
    8345 Long Point
    Houston, Texas 77055
    Location 2: Club Carnaval (Southwest Houston)
    8150 Southwest Freeway
    Houston, Texas 77074
    Location 3: Almeda Mall (Southeast Houston)
    12200 Gulf Freeway
    Entrance C
    Houston, Texas 77075
    Location 4: Raul C. Martinez Annex (East Houston)
    1001 S.SGT. Macario Garcia (room 204)
    Houston, Texas 77011
    Contact Name: Leah Villafranca Klemcke
    Senior Public Health Investigator
    Bureau of HIV/STD Prevention
    Houston Department of Health and Human Services
    Phone: 713-798-0833
    Fax: 713-798-0830

  • Rio Grande Valley

    Sponsor Organization: Center for Health Policy Development, Inc.; Valley AIDS Council - Harlingen; Valley AIDS Council - McAllen; Valley AIDS Council - Brownsville; Migrant Health Promotions, Inc.; Planned Parenthood Associaton of Hidalgo County; Planned Parenthood of Cameron/Willacy Counties; AAMA - AMISTAD;Su Clinica Familiar
    Activities: Free HIV Testing

    Prueba para el VIH gratis

    Free food, entertainment, information, counseling & more

    Comida, entretenimiento, información, consejería y más -- todo gratis...
    Monday & Tuesday

    October 11-12
    Valley AIDS Council
    418 E. Tyler, Ste. B
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 428-2653
    8:00 - 11:00 AM
    1:00 - 4:00 PM

    For testing information in McAllen or Brownsville call (956) 668-1155 or 541-2600.
    Tuesday & Wednesday

    October 12-13
    Planned Parenthood of Hidalgo County
    916 E. Hackberry St.
    McAllen, TX 78501
    (956) 686-0585
    9:00 AM -1:00 PM
    Friday
    October 15
    Moment of Silence
    2th Annual HIV / AIDS Update Conference / Border Health Summit
    *For confernce participants only, not open to general public. *
    Contact Name: Jennifer Ann Casanova
    Health Program Officer
    Center for Health Policy Development Inc. San Antonio, Texas
    Phone: 210-520-8020 ext.122
    Flyers: English
    Spanish

  • San Antonio

    Sponsor Organization: Center for Health Policy Development; Hope Action Care; San Antonio Area HIV Health Services Planning Council; BEAT AIDS, Inc.; Alamo Area Resource Center; FFACTS Clinic; South Texas Family AIDS Network - UTHSC; San Antonio AIDS Foundation; Association for the Advancement of Mexican Americans; Centro Med; Mujeres Unidas Contra el SIDA; The Diversity Center of San Antonio; Community Clinic - Project SAVE; San Antonio Metropolitan Health District; San Antonio Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse; ACTS HIV Ministry; JOVEN; National Latino Children's Institute
    Event Date: Friday October 15, 2004
    Activities: Free HIV Testing

    Prueba para el VIH gratis

    Free food, entertainment, information, counseling & more

    Comida, entretenimiento, información, consejería y más -- todo gratis...
    Location 1: Avenida Guadalupe Plaza
    1327 Guadalupe St.
    2:00 - 6:00 PM
    Location 2: Hope Action Care Stewart Center 1711 Guadalupe
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Location 3: BE WISE
    913 N. New Braunfels
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Location 4: San Antonio AIDS Foundation
    818 E. Grayson
    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Location 5: University Health Center Downtown
    527 N. Leona
    7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Contact Name: Jennifer Ann Casanova
    Health Program Officer
    Center for Health Policy Development Inc. San Antonio, Texas
    Phone: 210-520-8020 ext.122
    Flyers: English
    Spanish

Virginia

  • Northern Virginia

    Organization: Whitman -Walker Clinic of Northern Virginia
    Event Description: Free Confidential HIV Rapid Testing
    and HIV/AIDS Educational Information
    Event Date: Thursday, October 14, 2004
    Time: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Address: Whitman -Walker Clinic of Northern Virginia
    5232 Lee Highway
    Arlington, VA. 22207
    Contacts & Phones: Hugo Delgado 703-531-4976
    Rod McCoy 703-531-4949
    Email: HDelgado@wwc.org
    Web: www.wwc.org


  • Several locations

    Sponsor Organization: The following are activities sponsored by the Virginia Department of Health along with the organizations listed below.
    October 1 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 4 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    http://www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 5 Korean Community Services Center (KCSC ) - Northern Virginia
    HIV Testing and Outreach
    Phone: 703-354-6345
    www.kcscgw.org
    October 6 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 8 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 9 Williamsburg AIDS Network - Eastern Virginia
    Outreach
    Phone: 757-220-4606
    www.wan.tni.net in collaboration with William & Mary's Hispanic Students Society
    October 10 Council of Community Services (CSS) Southwest Virginia
    HIV Testing
    NOON - 6:00 PM
    Phone: 540-985-0131
    www.councilofcommunityservices.org
    October 11 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 11 Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry (NOVAM) - Northern Virginia
    Testing and Counseling
    12:30 - 4:30PM
    Phone: 703-746-0440
    www.info@novam.org
    October 11 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    Testing
    12:30 - 2:30PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 12 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    Testing
    12:30 - 2:30PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 13 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    Testing
    12:30 - 2:30PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 13 Crater Health District - Central Virginia
    HIV Testing
    8:30 - 10:30 AM
    Phone: 804-863-1652 ext 250
    www.vdhweb/lhd/crater/index.asp
    October 13 Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry (NOVAM) - Northern Virginia
    Workshop
    12:30PM
    Phone: 703-746-0440
    www.info@novam.org
    October 13 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    "Working for our Latino Community" Workshop & Testing
    11:00AM - 3:00PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 14 Whitman Walker Clinic Of Northern Virginia - Northern Virginia
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Phone: 703-531-4976
    www.wwc.org
    October 14 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    Outreach for Transgender Community
    4:00 - 7:00PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 15 The Organizations of the Northern Virginia Area - Northern Virginia
    Media Conference and the reading of the Proclamation
    @ Tenants and Workers Support Committee
    4:00 - 6:00PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    Other groups conducting activities on October 15th Fan Free Clinic - Central Virginia
    P.O. Box 6477 Richmond, Va. 23230
    Phone: 804-358-6343
    www.fanfreeclinic.org

    International Black Women's Congress (IBWC) - Eastern Virginia in collaboration with Accomack Health Department and Northampton County - Eastern Virginia
    Phone: 757-625-0500
    www.ibwc.info

    Minority Health Consortium (MHC ) Central Virginia
    Phone: 804-225-0820
    In collaboration with VCU HIV/AIDS Center & Peer Advocates Coalition of Virginia
    www.hivcenter.vcu.edu\support_pacov.htm

    Positive Livin’ - Northern Virginia
    Phone: 703-799-7400
    www.positivelivin.org

    Tidewater AIDS Crisis Task force (TACT) - Eastern Virginia Phone: 757-583-1317
    www.tact-online.com
    October 16 KI Services - Northern Virginia
    Outreach at Club Fuego
    10:00AM - 1:00PM
    Phone: 703-838-0205
    www.KI_W@hotmail.com
    October 17 AIDS/HIV Services Group (ASG) - Northwest Virginia
    Soccer Games
    Phone: 434-979-7714
    www.aidsservices.org

Washington

  • Seattle

    Sponsor Organization: LifeLong AIDS Alliance
    Event Description: Opening/Workshop
    Dr. Octavio Vallejo
    El VIH y la Comunidad Latina
    HIV and the Latino Community
    Event Date: Thursday, October 14, 2004
    Time: 5:30 PM
    Address: LifeLong AIDS Alliance
    1002 East Seneca
    Conference Room
    Seattle, WA
    Contact Name: Hugo César Ovejero
    Program Manager
    Entre Hermanos Agency
    Phone: 206-322-7700
    Fax: 206-322-6755
    Email: hugo@entrehermanos.org
    Web: www.entrehermanos.org

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    Sponsor Organization: Agencia Consejo
    Event Date: Friday, October 15, 2004
    Event Description: Workshop @ 1:30 PM
    Proyecto Conociéndonos
    Getting to Know Us
    Event Description: Discussion Panel @ 3:30 PM
    Address: Agencia Consejo
    3808 South Angeline St.
    Seattle, WA
    Contact Name: Hugo César Ovejero
    Program Manager
    Entre Hermanos Agency
    Phone: 206-322-7700
    Fax: 206-322-6755
    Email: javier.amaya@metrokc.gov
    hugo@entrehermanos.org
    Web: www.entrehermanos.org

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    Sponsor Organization: CMS
    Event Description: Folk Healing
    Event Date: Thursday, October 14, 2004
    Time: 11:00 AM
    Address: Rooms 204 and 205
    Blanchard Plaza Bldg
    2201 6th Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98121
    Contact Name: Juan Garcia
    Phone: 206-615-2362

 



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