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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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Posted on 04/05/2013 at 11:04 am

Bailey House Announces $1.12M Grant to Provide Housing for Homeless HIV+ Youth

Bailey House, the landmark agency that has provided housing and supportive services to people impacted by HIV/AIDS for the past 30 years, has been awarded a $1.12M grant from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene HOPWA (Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS) program to expand its groundbreaking STARS (Success Through Accessing [...]

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Posted on 03/29/2013 at 5:04 pm

Bailey House Gala Raises Half a Million!

A big thank you to everyone who attended the Bailey House’s 30th Anniversary Auction & Gala on March 28th at Pier 60! We raised half a million dollars for our landmark programs this year. The evening was a great success, with inspiring presentations to our amazing honorees – Bingham McCutchen LLP, Alan Cumming, and Harlan [...]

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Posted on 03/05/2013 at 4:24 pm

Bailey House Launches New Auction & Gala Website

Visit our new Auction & Gala website to see all the fabulous Auction items we have for this year’s 30th Anniversary Event! Here are just a few of the items: Portrait Sitting with Andres Serrano Opening Night Tickets to Alan Cumming’s Solo Macbeth on Broadway “Tatjana, Hawaii 1987″ photograph by Herb Ritts Prana Rainforest Retreat: [...]

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Posted on 02/26/2013 at 10:17 am

Bailey House Welcomes New Chief Development Officer Eric Douglas

Bailey House, the landmark agency that has provided housing and supportive services to people impacted by HIV/AIDS for the past 30 years, is pleased to announce the hire of Eric Douglas as Chief Development Officer (CDO). Douglas comes to Bailey House from GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation), where he served as Vice President [...]

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