Did you know that 500K LGBT teens are kicked of their homes because they come out to their parents and/or share their HIV status with their parents? Most are either kicked out, or leave voluntarily because the abuse (verbal/emotional) becomes unbareable.Fortunately their are organizations like "Forty To None" who help homeless LGBT youth get back on their feet, help find them a safe environment, provide support (such as after school tutoring), etc. For more information visit http://www.fortytonone.org or contact The Kristen Center at 317-520-3036.
Injecting HIV drugs every month or two is as effective in suppressing the virus as taking daily medications, according to an eight-month clinical trial reported inPharmabiz and conducted by ViiV Healthcare in collaboration with Janssen Sciences Ireland (one of the Janssen: Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson). Monthly injections could also improve adherence rates by reducing the potential of skipped doses (continued under "Blog" menu)
Through experience, talking with
those affected by HIV and those who care for them, The Kristen
Center will offer two brand new support groups in the Indianapolis Metropolitan Area starting January 2014: 1) for Newly
Diagnosed; and 2) Family Members &
Through our unique support group
programs, speaker's bureau, and public service programs, The
Kristen Center endeavors to educate the community on HIV prevention,
HIV programs, and Family care.
Support groups are led by Trained
Volunteer Facilitators. Our unique training program for our
volunteers gives them the tools they need to work side by side with
trained professionals in order to provide the best in HIV Support
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