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Posted on 05/05/2014 at 9:17 am

Bailey House receives $1.36M Grant for Young Adult Program STARS

Bailey House, the landmark agency that has provided housing and support services to people affected by HIV/AIDS for more than 30 years, has been awarded a $1.36M federal grant for its STARS (Success Through Accessing Rental Assistance and Support) initiative, a supportive housing program for homeless HIV-positive young adults, including LGBTQ individuals. Encompassing 50 apartments, [...]

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Posted on 03/13/2014 at 6:04 pm

Bailey House selected to participate in the 2014-2015 class of the National Council for Behavioral Health’s Adoption of Trauma-informed Practices Learning Community

Bailey House to become a designated Trauma Learning Center Bailey House has been selected by the National Council for Behavioral Health to participate in its prestigious “Trauma-Informed Care Learning Community”, a nationally recognized program that advances evidence-based practice to address trauma, including PTSD. As a member of this group, Bailey House will embark on a [...]

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Posted on 11/25/2013 at 6:49 pm

Join Bailey House at World AIDS Day Rally

Bailey House is excited to join Housing Works, GMHC, ACT UP New York and ACRIA at the WORLD AIDS DAY 2013 RALLY at 2PM in Times Square on Sunday, December 1st. We are marking the 25th commemoration of World AIDS DAY by declaring that now is the time to end the AIDS epidemic in New York State. Please join us and [...]

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Posted on 10/21/2013 at 2:46 am

Bailey House Announces Assistance for Recipients of WIC

New York, NY, October 21, 2013 – Beginning today, Bailey House is offering assistance to recipients of WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children). The WIC program was closed during the government shutdown, and though the government has since reopened, there will likely be a significant backlog for families to receive their [...]

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Posted on 09/26/2013 at 2:16 pm

Bailey House Adult Poetry Workshop Releases Second Book of Poetry

On Friday, September 20th, poets from Word Flow, the Bailey House Poetry Workshop, released their second book of poems – Poetry Disclosure: Something Confidential. At the book launch celebration, poets read from their work at the encouragement of their instructor, New York poet Jon Sands. Visit the Bailey House Youtube Channel to view video of [...]

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Posted on 09/09/2013 at 4:54 pm

Bailey House Presents to MAC Artists-In-Training

On Friday, September 6th, we traveled to Chelsea to present to the MAC Cosmetics artists-in-training. As Bailey House is a long-time grantee of the MAC AIDS Fund, we had been asked to tell the new artists about the important work MAC supports – the services Bailey House provides to the community, and the impact of [...]

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Posted on 08/12/2013 at 5:01 pm

Spotlight on Mental Health

This article was written in response to Sunday’s New York Times piece on Discrimination in Healthcare. As we learn more about what drives disease incidence like HIV infection, it’s clear we must move from a system that blames and stigmatizes individuals to one that addresses the complex reasons why people get and stay sick. Untreated [...]

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Posted on 07/19/2013 at 9:56 am

2013 Mayoral Candidate Forum on HIV/AIDS

Bailey House is co-sponsoring a mayoral candidate forum at GMHC on Tuesday, July 23rd at 5:30PM. The forum will focus on HIV/AIDS issues in New York City. Please RSVP to community@gmhc.org if you are interested in attending. Confirmed candidates attending are: Former Councilmember Sal Albanese; Former Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion; Public Advocate Bill DeBlasio; NYC [...]

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Posted on 06/26/2013 at 2:16 pm

Bailey House Celebrates the Supreme Court Ruling on DOMA

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court ruled today that Section Three of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional in the case of United States v Windsor. Signed into law in 1996 by President Clinton, DOMA meant that the Federal Government did not recognize any same-sex marriages, even if they were legal in certain [...]

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Posted on 06/18/2013 at 12:12 pm

Thank you to Morgan Stanley Volunteers

  A huge thank you to our fantastic team of Morgan Stanley volunteers! In just 6 hours they put together 250 emergency preparedness kits to hand out to our clients; stuffed 150 food pantry bags; and made over 1000 outreach kits for the NYC Pride Parade. What a day!

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