Press Releases

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January 10, 2020

Amida Care Responds to CBS New York Story Containing Stigmatizing Language About HIV

New York, NY (January 10, 2020) – The language used by CBS New York in their report on an incident between a Port Authority Police Officer and a suspect living with HIV is not just careless and false – it’s extremely dangerous.

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December 16, 2019

Amida Care View Community Magazine Wins 2019 MarCom Award

New York, NY (December 16, 2019) – The Spring 2019 issue of Amida Care View magazine, entitled At Risk, is the winner of a 2019 Gold MarCom Award, administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP).

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December 10, 2019

Amida Care Urges Increased Attention to Trans Communities to End the Epidemic

New York, NY (December 10, 2019) – PrEP is a game-changing pill that is 99% effective at preventing sexual transmission of HIV when taken daily. New York has made tremendous progress towards an AIDS-free future, due in large part to the expansion of PrEP awareness and education.

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December 10, 2019

The Amida Care Fund at Stonewall Community Foundation Announces 2019 Grant Awards for HIV/AIDS Initiatives at NYC Community Organizations

New York, NY (December 10, 2019) – The Amida Care Fund at Stonewall Community Foundation announced today that it has awarded a total of $30,000 in grant funding for innovative HIV prevention and services to several community-based organizations to help them continue their important work in the communities they serve.

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November 22, 2019

Amida Care Calls for Final Push to End the HIV Epidemic in New York

New York, NY (November 22, 2019) – Thanks to Governor Andrew Cuomo, public health officials, research scientists, health care providers, people living with HIV, and community leaders, New York State has a plan to End the HIV Epidemic by 2020, and the numbers released by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene show that plan is working.

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