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News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

April 11, 2016
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Hosts Red Pump and Red Tie Event for National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day

BY: Melissa Colleary For National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, the Long Island Association for AIDS Care, Inc., Project ECHO (Educated Choices Healthy Options) grant, hosted a Red Pump and Red Tie Event aimed at creating a conversation surrounding … Continue reading

October 15, 2015
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The Long Island Association for AIDS Care celebrates National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD).

October 15, 2015 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. It marks the end of a month long celebration of Hispanic Heritage. Established in 2003, and coordinated by the Latino Commission on AIDS, this day was established to bring awareness of … Continue reading

September 5, 2013
by Liaacinc
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World Suicide Prevention Day

by: Gail Barouh An important date approaching is September 10th, which is marked as World Suicide Prevention day. At 8 pm, this day will be observed by lighting a candle near a window in the name of suicide prevention. The … Continue reading

August 22, 2013
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Attends Brentwood’s Annual Health Fair for the Community

On Saturday, July 27th, LIAAC was among many other reputable organizations to attend the Annual Health Fair for the Community at the Rock of Salvation Church in Brentwood. The event was bursting with food, music, families, volunteers, Long Island’s non-profit … Continue reading

June 26, 2013
by Liaacinc
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June is LGBT Pride Month

by: Dr. Gail Barouh LGBT History Month originated in the United States and was first celebrated in 1994. It was founded by Missouri high-school history teacher Rodney Wilson. Among early supporters and members of the first coordinating committee were Kevin … Continue reading

November 30, 2012
by Liaacinc
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World AIDS Day 2012 Inspires Reflection on the Year in AIDS

By Gail Barouh Over the years LIAAC has found many ways to commemorate World AIDS day. We have participated in events and created events, doing education, outreach and testing. This year we are doing outreach and education work at Long … Continue reading

October 19, 2012
by Liaacinc
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8th Annual Chef’s Secrets Coming Soon!

By Gail Barouh NOTE: Because of the effects of Hurricane Sandy, the event has been postponed to January 27, 2013. Look to our Chef’s Secrets website and Facebook page for updates and information. Looking forward to seeing you then! Excitement … Continue reading