Integrating HIV/AIDS with Mainstream Housing and Employment Services: Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Response to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

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Session ID: 
HOUS100
Track: 
Housing
Session Description: 

This session will present the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Special Project of National Significance, Foundations for Living, as an example of HUD’s Commitment to implementing the President’s National HIV/AIDS Strategy and HUD’s 2010-2015 Strategic Plan goal to use “Housing (and Employment) as a Platform for Improving Quality of Life”. The seminar will also discuss the challenges of developing an Integrated HIV/AIDS Housing Plan through work with Continuums of Care and implementation of HUD’s Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing (HEARTH) Act.

Presenters: 

Nancy Chiarella, CARES, Inc., Albany, NY; Perry Junjulas, Albany Damien Center, Albany, NY; Tracy Boff, Catholic Charities Rochester, Rochester, NY

Time Slot: 
Sun, 09/08/2013 - 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room: 
Imperial 9, Level 4
Type: 
Seminar
Presentation Level: 
Intermediate

The National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC), a 501(c)3 organization, develops leadership in communities of color to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Since 1987, NMAC has advanced this mission through a variety of programs and services, including: a public policy education program, national and regional training conferences, a treatment and research program, numerous electronic and materials and a website: http://www.nmac.org/. NMAC also serves as an association of AIDS service organizations providing valuable information to communitybased organizations, hospitals, clinics and other groups assisting individuals and families affected by the AIDS epidemic.

NMAC's advocacy efforts are funded through private funders and donors only.

For more information, contact:
NMAC * 1931 13th Street NW, Washington, DC 20009-4432
Tel: (202) 483-6622 * Fax: (202) 483-1135 * E-mail: communications@nmac.org

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