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  1. Hidden in the Mealie Meal- Gender-Based Abuses and Women’s HIV Treatment in Zambia, Human Rights Watch Report (2007)

    This 2007 Human Rights Watch report finds that while Zambia is one of many countries setting ambitious targets for rapidly scaling up antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV/AIDS, women's unequal status in Zambian society grievously undermines women ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/27/2020 5:45pm

  2. Permanent Housing Placement Service Fact Sheet, Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of HIV/AIDS Housing

    This fact sheet briefly outlines eligible and ineligible expenses and recovery of deposits through the Permanent Housing Placement Service through the Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS program (HOPWA). The sheet also provides websites for further ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/25/2020 2:57pm

  3. Short-Term Rent, Mortgage, and Utility (STRMU) Fact Sheet, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of HIV/AIDS Housing

    This fact sheet provides information on Short-Term Rent, Mortgage, and Utility (STRMU) Assistance through the Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA) program. STRMU is time-limited housing assistance designed to prevent homelessness and increas ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/25/2020 2:59pm

  4. Administering HOPWA Housing Assistance, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of HIV/AIDS Housing

    This fact sheet outlines the requirements for eligibility for the Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA) program, as well as the steps that must be taken to confirm eligibility prior to administering aid through the program. Eligibility for th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. Access to Health Care Services for Low-Income New Yorkers, Training/Report, The Legal Aid Society (2008)

    This document focuses on access to health insurance and health care services for low-income New Yorkers. It includes a discussion of government-sponsored health insurance programs, options for obtaining health care services for individuals who are uninsur ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2017 11:27am

  6. Gender, Sexuality, Rights and HIV: An overview for community sector organizations, International Council of AIDS Service Organizations (2007)

    This is an analysis of how gender and sexuality influence HIV risks, transmission, and treatment, with an eye toward the obstacles that community service organizations must overcome in order to provide services successfully. It outlines factors in the fol ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2020 4:02pm

  7. Vickie Mayes, PhD., et al, Heterogeneity of Health Disparities Among African American, Hispanic and Asian American Women: Unrecognized Influences of Sexual Orientation, 92 American Journal of Health 632 (April 2002)

    This study compared health indicators, health status, behavioral risks and access barriers among self-identified African American, Hispanic, Asian-Americana and white lesbian/bisexual and heterosexual women in Los Angeles county. Among the racial groups, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/23/2019 5:47pm

  8. Memo to local district commissioners, Medicaid directors, and temporary assistance directors from NYS Dep't of Health, Office of Health Insurance Programs on coverage of chemo & radiation as emergency medical service for undocumented aliens

    It is not unusual to encounter women battling both HIV disease and breast cancer. But can an undocumented immigrant get prescribed chemotherapy or radiation therapy to treat cancer as an emergency medical service? The NY Department of Health, Office of He ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  9. Gonzalez v. Barnhart, 491 F. Supp. 2d 329 (W.D.N.Y. 2007)

    According to LJ Fisher of the Empire Justice Center, this “case is significant because it details the need to consider medication side effects in the context of HIV/AIDS disability cases, as required specifically under listing 14.08 N. The decision provid ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  10. Social Security and Fugitive Felon Eligibility Exclusion, Eligibility for Benefits, 42 U.S.C. § 1382

    U.S. Code provisions on eligibility for benefits, highlighting the provisions governing the fleeing felon exclusion from benefits. (Relevant provisions are bolded.) Files SSA_&_Fugitive_Felon_eligibility_exclusion--42_USC_1382.pdf 175.67 KB ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm