Tag Archives: AIDS

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here are a few of the stories we were paying attention to last week: December 1 was World AIDS Day, and PPNYC provided free testing in Washington Square park. Foster Kamer over at the Village Voice wrote about it. Voice of America did a story on our testing on World AIDS Day. Univision Channel 41 […]

Women and Girls: Get Free HIV Tests on March 8!

For National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, PPNYC’s Bronx Center is offering free HIV/AIDS tests to women and girls from 9am to 4pm on Monday, March 8 (as long as supplies last). No appointment needed. So come on in!

Come March With Us At Pride!

Come march with PPNYC in NYC’s Pride Parade!!! As of this Sunday,  New York City Pride will have been going on for 40 years! That’s a long time since the Stonewall Riots. Over the years Pride’s purpose has broadened to include the fight against AIDS, a remembrance of those we have lost to illness, violence […]

Not afraid to be helpful: Fun ways to break the ice when asking someone their HIV status

As you already know, today is World AIDS Day. One of the hardest, yet most essential, things about dating in this day and age is getting up the guts to ask potential partners about their HIV status. So we’ve included some helpful ways to break the ice below: • Say “Look, I put clean sheets […]