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Sexual Health Educator (SHE) Training Program: Training of Trainers

Hello, The California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch is seeking applicants to participate in the Sexual Health Educator (SHE) Training Program  to become adjunct trainers with the Branch. The STD Control Branch relies on professional colleagues who volunteer to become adjunct trainers to help support training needs across California.  We are specifically looking for adjunct trainers … Continue reading Sexual Health Educator (SHE) Training Program: Training of Trainers

A message to Universal Condom Work Group Members and Supporters

A message to Universal Condom Work Group Members and Supporters: Recently I received a troubling email from one of our colleagues at the AIDS Foundation Chicago, Jessica Terlikowski. She expressed that she and her colleagues had a concerning call with Veru Health Care. Veru Health Care is the company that bought Female Health Company; they manufacture … Continue reading A message to Universal Condom Work Group Members and Supporters

07/22/17: High Tea & Tacos

Flyer attached REGISTER HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/high-tea-and-tacos-tickets-34430618908     ​ -- Los Angeles Women's HIV/AIDS Task Force m: (424) 261-4426   Los Angeles, CA w: http://www.lahivtaskforce.com  e: lahivtxsummit@gmail.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/lahiv   Instagram: @lahivwomenstaskforce

Female Condoms, Used by Women and Men for HIV Prevention, Will Now Be Prescription Only | TheBody

Female Condoms, Used by Women and Men for HIV Prevention, Will Now Be Prescription Only With the Manufacturer Banking on Birth Control Benefits Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to Bolster Sales, the Oft-Overlooked Method May Now Cost as Much as $20 per Condom for the Uninsured if They Can't Get It Through Health Departments … Continue reading Female Condoms, Used by Women and Men for HIV Prevention, Will Now Be Prescription Only | TheBody

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

Black Women Who Love Women We Need Your Feedback!

Greetings all! On behalf of the Real Spit Team, we are looking for participants to participate in a confidential interview to understand what improvements can be made related to the healthcare of Black women who love women.  Through collecting stories and narratives from the interviews, we hope to also understand what needs for Black women … Continue reading Black Women Who Love Women We Need Your Feedback!

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