gayharlem



Contact Info

Username: gayharlem@gmail.com
Password: hiramperez

· Alessandra Kortenhorst
alessandra.kortenhorst@gmail.com

· Laura Checkley
lauracheckley@gmail.com

· Christina Phan
cap2190@barnard.edu

Project Breakdown
Christina Phan: educational/support group organizations for gay AIDS patients
Laura/Alessandra: health centers, clinics, and hospitals that treat gay AIDS patients


Organizations
· Harlem United (Brochures and fliers with hip language—get photo copies of postcards)
· African Sisters United
· Harlem United Community AIDS Center Inc.
o 123-125 West 124th Street New York, NY 10027
o 212-531-1300
· Balm and Gilliad
· Prevention, Education, and Policy
o 306 Lenox Ave., 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10027
o 212-803-2880
· beyourdawgsbestfriend.com
· Gay Men of African Descent
o 212-283-1890
· Black Men’s Exchange
o 212-283-1890
· Minority Task Force on AIDS / Forging Ahead For Community Empowerment and Support
http://www.harlemonestop.com/organization.php?id=453 oldest AIDS healthcare provider for people of color in nyc
· New York State Black Gay Network
· Project Stay
· PLUSES
· Gay Men’s Health Charity
· Project ACHIEVE
· BLK Magazine
· Gay Men’s Health Crisis
o “Hands Around the Capital” event
· America’s AIDS Magazine
· Abyssinian Baptist Church – Rev. Calvin Butts
o Had himself tested publicly on September 15th, 1999 at Harlem Health Expo
· Riverside Church

· Bailey House, Inc
· Exponents
· Better Brooklyn Community Center
· People of Color in Crisis
· Harlem OneStop

· Iris House
· Aidswalk.net
· Black Leadership Commission on AIDS
· Beacon of Hope
· MAC Aids FUND
· National Action Network
· New Hope for the World Ministries

Helpful links
- http://www.blackaids.org/docs/new_york_cs.pdf
one of the Black AIDS Institute's handouts specifically focused on NYC
· Columbia Spectator article (contact the writer for her sources?)
o http://www.columbiaspectator.com/2008/12/01/local-groups-address-hiv-aids-harlem
· Boarder Babies With AIDS in Harlem
o "New York City had the highest rate of pediatric AIDS in the nation; the community of Harlem, in northern Manhattan, had one of the highest densities of maternal–newborn HIC infection in the city.”
o http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1447033/
· National Black Leadership Comission on AIDS (probs good public records)
o http://www.nblca.org/
· Timeline of events related to AIDS in Harlem
o http://www.google.com/search?q=history+of+AIDS+in+harlem&rls=com.microsoft:en-us&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&startIndex=&startPage=1&rlz=1I7GPCK_en#q=history+of+AIDS+in+harlem&hl=en&rls=com.microsoft:en-us&rlz=1I7GPCK_en&prmd=ivnsb&tbs=tl:1&tbo=u&ei=adpiTaDuCIH58Aa9nqi5DA&sa=X&oi=timeline_result&ct=title&resnum=11&ved=0CFoQ5wIwCg&bav=on.1,or.&fp=d4a7e52ef0af3d83
· Google Ebook on AIDS social work
o http://books.google.com/books?id=82C0HTap_noC&pg=PA13&lpg=PA13&dq=history+of+AIDS+in+harlem&source=bl&ots=cuq27E1UZi&sig=XEG0ml3hzYANaPokjSdiZahqoAc&hl=en&ei=ythiTdOPFcP88AaNxvzSCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CCUQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false
· AIDS Museum in Newark
o http://www.aidsmuseum.org/


  • harlem AIDS blanket, community art project:
http://harlemaidsblanket.wordpress.com/


  • keith haring ASC in harlem

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/aids-service-center-nyc-to-open-keith-haring-asc-harlem-center-92885094.html



Timeline to show how perception of AIDS has changed