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  1. Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS, Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of HIV/AIDS Housing (2011)

    Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) is a United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program that seeks to provide stable housing for low-income people living with HIV and their families. This fact sheet analyzes variou ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 2:49pm

  2. Letter to President Obama on World AIDS Day (2011)

    Leading HIV organizations in the U.S. sent a letter to President Obama today about the speech he will deliver on World AIDS Day, December 1st. The 2011 World AIDS Day theme is "Getting to Zero"-- zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination, and ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/29/2020 10:23am

  3. Recognition and Responding to the Needs of Low-Income Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients, Lisa Cisneros and Catherine Sakimura (2010)

    This article focuses on the legal needs of low-income LGBT persons, the role of legal aid organizations in the LGBT community, and how attorneys can address the needs of their clients in a culturally appropriate and effective manner. Poverty rates for LGB ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/6/2021 12:52pm

  4. Know Your Rights: HIV and Housing, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2010)

    This brief front-and-back handout provides an overview of the rights of people living with HIV to obtain housing without discrimination under federal law, and to housing assistance under federally funded programs. Safe, stable, and affordable housing is n ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/30/2018 10:58am

  5. HIV/AIDS Recommendations for the Obama Administration, The Center for HIV Law & Policy et al. (2009)

    These documents set forth recommendations for the incoming Obama administration to address the domestic HIV epidemic. They were drafted by CHLP and other national, state and local organizations representing persons affected by HIV/AIDS. The documents prio ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/28/2021 1:15pm

  6. Henrietta D. v. Bloomberg, 331 F.3d 261 (2d Cir. 2003)

    In this opinion, the Second Circuit affirms a holding in favor of HIV-positive New York City residents who brought suit against the city for failure to provide them with adequate access to public benefits under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:15am

  7. Housing Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Primer, The Center for HIV Law & Policy (2010)

    One in a series of primers on various legal issues as they pertain to people living with HIV/AIDS, this primer on housing law provides guidance on the laws protecting people with HIV from housing discrimination and ensuring their ability to find safe and ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/18/2020 4:50pm

  8. A Guide to Disability Rights Laws, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section (March 2017)

    Prepared by the U.S. Department of Justice and updated in March 2017, this guide provides a basic overview of federal laws that offer antidiscrimination protections to people with disabilities, including people living with HIV/AIDS. Statutory citations an ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/26/2020 4:06pm

  9. Doe v. Lambs Farm, Inc., Complaint, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Equip for Equality

    Equip for Equality filed this complaint on behalf of an HIV-positive adult with a developmental disability who was denied admission to Lambs Farm's residential facility and vocational services based solely on his HIV status. The complaint alleges vio ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/26/2020 4:14pm