Tag: hiv

  • OUT ON HER OWN: A Story of LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

    OUT ON HER OWN: A Story of LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

    Photo by Mike DeSocio. Author’s Note: The central character in this story, Liniște, asked that she be referred to by a pseudonym for safety reasons. I met Liniște in September and spent five months following her throughout various parts of her life, closely observing her experiences with homelessness and sexuality. This approach seemed most appropriate […]

  • HUD supports housing services for HIV/AIDS community

    HUD supports housing services for HIV/AIDS community

    The Justice Resource Institute received $1.4 million in funding to support tenant-based rental assistance and other supportive services for the HIV/AIDS community in Plymouth, Bristol and Northern Essex counties earlier this month, HUD said in a press release. HUD awarded $24 million in grants nationwide to help more that 1,200 low-income persons living with HIV/AIDS […]