The number of Whooping Cough cases is approaching the highest level in five decades. Get vaccinated today. For more details and to make an appointment call 713-844-8035.
“Good morning, thank you for calling SHF” is the warm greeting many clients receive from Rashima Burton every day. It takes a special person to manage high volume calls and maintain your sanity. Rashima shines brightly in her ability to coordinate patients care and serves a vital role on the medical team as the Client Care Coordinator.
What will become of the Ryan White CARE Act? The future of the program is unclear but the services that it provides today are more important than ever. The deadline for sending feedback on reauthorization is July 31st. Let your voice be heard.
The first ever over-the-counter rapid HIV test has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
Living + is a very moving piece put together by AmeriCorps AIDS United Team Carolina featuring 13 North Carolinians living with HIV, encouraging and empowering individuals who are newly-diagnosed with HIV.
National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), June 27, is an annual observance to promote HIV testing. The National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA) founded the day in 1995 and continues to be the lead for this observance. SHF will be offering free rapid HIV testing at all sites today. Check the map below for testing site locations near you.
American consumers may soon be able to test themselves for the virus that causes AIDS in the privacy of their own homes, after a panel of experts last week recommended approval of the first rapid, over-the-counter HIV test. Take a look at a recent video produced by the staff at St. Hope Foundation about the first rapid, over-the-counter, HIV Test.
St. Hope Foundation will provide free Hepatitis C Screening and Information TODAY (5/15/12) from 1pm until 5pm at MAS CLUB 8711 North Freeway, Houston, Texas. For more details call 832.767.5465.
In the wake of campaign season, one of the hot button issues is public health. Everybody’s talking about it: politicians, public officials, teachers, doctors, families and neighbors. But as we continue to debate over health care plans and how to pay for health care, some of the basics are going unnoticed, such as the actual biological issues concerning health in the United States.
St. Hope Foundation would like to recognize and thank all of the men and women of the nursing profession during National Nurses Week.