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ASC Produces HIV Testing Video

In the African and Caribbean immigrant community, there are countless barriers to testing, treatment and care related to HIV and AIDS. African Services has recognized these barriers and challenges, and for many years has been working to educate the population and reduce HIV stigma -- around the disease itself and testing. The Office of Minority Health recognized these circumstances, and in 2012 ASC applied for a small grant to aid in the completion of a HIV testing video.

Watch our video and let us know what you think! For a larger version, click here.

 

ASC Talks to Zeno Radio

Communications Director, Stephanie Kaplan, chats with Zeno Radio about the history of the agency here in New York and in Ethiopia. To listen to the interview click here.

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We News: Home Still Far Away for Immigrants with HIV

Few female immigrants have enjoyed the benefit of the travel ban on people with HIV lifted three years ago Financial hardships, fear of stigma in their homelands and uncertainties about their U.S. legal status all block the way. Read more here.

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