07/22/17: High Tea & Tacos (LA Women’s HIV/AIDS Task Force)

flyer [pdf] Please the Los Angeles Women's HIV/AIDS Task Force and AHF Pharmacy for a morning filled with food, fellowship, and tea! Don't forget to wear your fancy hats! DATE AND TIME Sat, July 22, 2017 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT 6500 Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90028

07/28/17: Los Angeles Black Health Agenda

REGISTER: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/los-angeles-black-health-agenda-tickets-33739821715 DESCRIPTION The California Black Health Network is hosting a series of town hall meetings to document the concerns of African Americans in this new era and political upheaval. Your contribution will result in a legislative guide that will promote issues that improve the health and wellbeing of Black people. We need your experience, … Continue reading 07/28/17: Los Angeles Black Health Agenda

HIV, Vaginal Sex and PrEP Initiation: What Should You Tell Your Patients or Clients? (thebody.com)

This year, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) advocates noted a stunning disconnect between key organizations that issue guidelines on the use of tenofovir/emtricitabine (TDF/FTC, Truvada) for HIV prevention: The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to say that people need 20 days of daily TDF/FTC before they can consider themselves protected from vaginal … Continue reading HIV, Vaginal Sex and PrEP Initiation: What Should You Tell Your Patients or Clients? (thebody.com)

04/28/17: Sistahs, Sexuality and Mental Health Wellbeing

Dear Community Partner, Attached please find an invitation for the conference titled, “Sistahs, Sexuality and Mental Health Wellbeing” that will take place on Friday, April 28th 2017 10am – 2pm at the Department and Water and power located at 4030 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles. This project emerged from partnerships between UCLA, Healthy African American Families … Continue reading 04/28/17: Sistahs, Sexuality and Mental Health Wellbeing

upcoming SAMHSA webinars

upcoming webinars in this series, check out the tentative dates and titles below!     Tuesday, May 9, 2:00 – 3:30 P.M. EST Motherhood: What it Means for Women’s Recovery For many women, caretaking—especially caretaking in motherhood—is their most defining and most meaningful role. Substance use and mental health problems may challenge a woman’s ability … Continue reading upcoming SAMHSA webinars

03/29/17: LA Women’s PrEP Network meeting

What: LA Women’s PrEP Network meeting When:   Wed, March 29, 12:30pm – 2:00pm Where:  APLA Health – Gleicher/Chen Health Center (3743 S La Brea Ave Los Angeles, CA 90016)  Description: LA Women’s PrEP Network hosted by Los Angeles Women’s Collaborative on HIV/AIDS DESCRIPTION PrEP is an FDA-approved pill that when taken with adherence greatly reduces … Continue reading 03/29/17: LA Women’s PrEP Network meeting