Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight

Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight

The Home for Little Wanderers – Waltham, MA The Home for Little Wanderers Waltham House, a group home program designed to provide a safe and supportive living environment for up to 12 gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) youth ages 14-18 is looking for an Overnight Direct Care Counselor. Waltham MA Direct Care Counselor Overnight[…]

Corpus Christi TX Social Media Specialist

Corpus Christi TX Social Media Specialist

Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation – Corpus Christi, TX Non-profit seeks an individual to utilize social media platforms to educate and assist at-risk individuals into health care services. Responsibilities include maintaining daily social interaction thorough Facebook, tweets, chats, blogs, and videos. Preferred requirements are a degree in marketing, journalism, with emphasis on computer technology, or experience[…]

Berlin HIV & Recreational Drug Study

Psychology student (Freie Universität Berlin) searches interviewees (January & February 2014) for his diploma thesis: gay, HIV negative men in Berlin who (regularly) take (party) drugs for sex. It’s not about nicotine, alcohol, poppers or cannabis, but it’s about ecstasy (MDMA), speed, crystal (meth), mephedron, cocaine, “special K” (ketamin), LSD and “liquid ecstasy” (GBL/GHB). Recorded[…]

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Funding for Anti Violence Program for Trans Latinas

Grant Funding Opportunity and Request for Proposal (“RFP”) for Violence Prevention & Intervention Services for Monolingual Trans Latinas in the Mission The San Francisco Human Rights Commission is soliciting proposals that effectively address and eliminate the violence currently being perpetrated against transgender Latinas (“trans Latinas”) in the City and County of San Francisco. San Francisco[…]

Gay Men are More at Risk of Developing Eating Disorders

Gay Men are More at Risk of Developing Eating Disorders

Men who are gay or bisexual can run a greater risk of developing an eating disorder than heterosexual men, according to a study conducted by researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. What are eating disorders? The National Institute of Mental Health describes an eating disorder as “an illness that causes serious disturbances to your[…]

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SEXUAL MINORITY YOUNG ADULTS SMOKE AT HIGHER RATES THAN THEIR HETEROSEXUAL PEERS The new study from Legacy, shows that LGB young adults ages 18-34 are also smoking at disproportionately high rates compared with their heterosexual counterparts. This study confirms higher rates of current tobacco use for homosexual young adults (35 percent) and bisexual young adults[…]

The First Step

The First Step – Dealing with Depression

Men’s Depression – Our Mission is dedicated to Educating, Helping and Recruiting Men who suffer from many forms of depression. by Michael In response to the question “How do you stay married for so long?”, I heard someone reply “Be willing to have a few bad years.”   I believe those words could apply to[…]


LGBT Health Awareness Week

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius statement on LGBT Health Awareness Week Shortly after the Affordable Care Act was enacted, President Obama asked me to identify steps we could take at the Department of Health and Human Services to improve the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Americans. As we mark the beginning[…]

amFar - Making AIDS History

amfAR Announces New Grants Funding Young Researchers

amfAR just announced a new round of grants through its Mathilde Krim Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Research, which supports and encourages bright young HIV/AIDS researchers.  Each of the six grants is for $125,000 and range from cure research to vaccine development – and researchers span from La Jolla, CA, to Baltimore, MD. I’d like to[…]


AIDS @ 30

Windy City Times AIDS @ 30 Series available for download CHICAGO – The award-winning Windy City Times AIDS @ 30 series, a 13-month look at the epidemic through more than 200 articles, is now available for free download on the paper’s Website. To receive the link to the 245-page download, signup to receive the email[…]