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NBHAAD 2013 Information: Texas


Find a 2013 NBHAAD Event/Activity in:

State HIV/AIDS Department/Division - Website  
CDC HIV/AIDS State Profile - State Profile (PDF Doc)
Kaiser Family Foundation's State Profile - State Profile (PDF Doc)
National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention - Website
Find an HIV Testing Site HERE!    

Black AIDS Day 2013 Events/Activities Registered Before 1/16/2013 (Updates Happening Regularly - DO NOT RE-REGISTER)

City

Host Information

Events/Activities Planned

Austin

Austin/Travis County Health & Human Services
Cynthia Washington,
Public Health Program Specialist II
15 Waller Street
Austin, Texas 78702

O: 512-972-5563
F: 512-972-6377
W: www.austintexas.gov

  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing
  • Additional Info: Collaborating with Huston Tilloston University

Austin

I Am My Sister's Keeper
Sharita Ambrose , Event Chair
Huston - Tillotson University
900 Chicon Street
Austin , Texas 78702

P: 832-605-6572
W: http://texasbwi.wix.com/iamsk

 

  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing
  • Other: Provide free HIV testing, Provide educational materials about safer sex practices, Increase the general public's awareness of Sexually Transmitted Infections and Build a strong networking rapport with local community businesses and prevention organizations and provide a link to care through community resources.

Austin

City of Austin Health & Human Services
Katherine Cantrell,
Public Health Program Specialist
Austin, Texas 78702

P: 512-972-5137
W: http://austinHIV.com

 

  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing
  • Other: Education, promotion of services, demonstrations, games, outreach
  • Additional Information: The City of Austin, CARE Communities, AIDS Services of Austin, & The Wright House are collaborating to provide HIV/STI education, condom demonstrations, prevention tips, HIV testing, & free condoms at Huston-Tillotson College, 900 Chicon St from 11am-1pm. Following that event, all collaborating agencies are going to participate in team outreach across Austin's high risk communities.

Dallas

AIDS Arms, Inc.
Lisa Waitemon-Moses,
Program Manager
351 W. jefferson Boulevard,
Suite 300
Dallas, Texas 75208

O: 214-521-5191 ext 3338
W: http://www.aidsarms.org

  • Newspaper Article
  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing

Dallas

Urban League of Greater Dallas & North Central Texas, Inc.
LaKeshia Williams/Candice Houston,
Co Facilitator
4315 S. Lancaster Rd.
Dallas, Texas 75216

O: 214- 915-4627
F: 214-915-4601
W: http://ulgdnctx.com

 

  • HIV Testing
  • Other: "Out of the Box" discussion. 
  • In addition, Methodist Hospital will be providing mammograms.

Dallas

Abounding Prosperity, Incorporated
Kirk Myers, CEO
1816 Peabody
Dallas, Texas 75215

O: 214-421-4800
F: 214-421-4804
W: www.aboundingprosperity.org

 

  • Newspaper Article
  • Public Service Announcement
  • Radio Broadcast
  • HIV Testing

Fort Worth

Tarrant County Public Health - Adult Health Services
Brian Barron, HIV Prevention Supervisor
1101 S. Main St. #1500
Fort Worth, Texas 76104

O: 817-321-4863
F: 817-321-4801
W: www.tarrantcounty.com/egov/site/default.asp

 

  • HIV Testing

Houston

Baylor Teen Health Clinic
Nettie Johnson, Social Worker
3815 Cavalcade
Houston, Texas 77026

O: 713-673-1655
F: 713-673-1549
W: www.teenhealthclinic.org

 

  • HIV Testing
  • Additional Info: Educational presentations at schools in HISD and Aldine School Districts

Houston

Higher Dimension Office of Community Empowerment
Nickcole Byrd, Project Director
9745 Bissonnet
Houston, Texas 77036

O: 713-541-8307
W: www.higherd.net

  • HIV Community Forum
  • Public Service Announcement
  • HIV Testing
  • Additional Info: Our Community Forum is a Youth Development event with talk show host Miss Mykie.

Houston

African American State of Emergency Taskforce
Hyron Hall, Senior Trainer - HDHHS
8000 N. Stadium Drive - 5th Floor
Houston, Texas 77054

O: 832-393-4722
F: 832-393-5837
W: http://houstontx.gov

 

  • Public Service Announcement
  • Radio Broadcast
  • HIV Testing
  • When: Thursday, February 7, 2013
  • Where: Sunnyside Multi Service Center 9314 Cullen HOU 77051
    Time: 10:00am -  7:00pm 
    Services Provided: Outreach, Condom distribution, HIV and Syphilis Testing, and Education
  • Participating Agencies:    Houston Department of Health and Human Services, AIDS Foundation Houston, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast, BeeBusy Wellness Center, Montrose Center, Change Happens, Legacy Community Health Services and Positive Efforts

Houston

Positive Efforts, Inc.
Barbara Joseph,
Executive Director
7135 W. Tidwell Road, Suite M-102
Houston, Texas 77092

P: 713-812-0044
W: http://positiveefforts.org

 

  • Community Forum
  • HIV Testing
  • Additional Information: Positive Efforts and The Sista Suite hosts "The Sista Suite" Meet and Greet at Phil and Dereks Restaurant in recognition of NBHAAD; Feb. 7th at 4pm.

Hurst

MHMR Tarrant County Street Outreach
John Gonzales, Program Specialist
129 Harmon Rd
Hurst, Texas 76053

O: 817-569-5771
F: 817-569-5798

  • HIV Testing

Nacogdoches

Health Horizons of East Texas, Inc.
Gary Roberts,
Prevention Coordinator
412 North Street, Suite F
Nacogdoches, Texas 75963

P: 936-569-8240
F: 936-569-2217

 

  • Newspaper Article
  • Public Service Announcement
  • HIV Testing
  • Additional Information: Providing free HIV/Syphilis testing at Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas

Port Arthur

Port Arthur Health Department
Robert L. Gillord, Jr.,
Disease Intervention Specialiost
449 Austin Avenue
Port Arthur, Texas 77640

O: 409-983-8892
F: 409-984-9093

 

  • Newspaper Article
  • Candlelight Vigil
  • HIV Community Forum
  • HIV Testing
  • AIDS Crisis in Black America - Town Hall Meeting

San Antonio

BEAT AIDS Coaltion Trust
Charles Whitehead
HIV Prevention Director
618 Hudson
San Antonio, Texas 78202

O: 210-276-0129
F: 210-271-3600
W: www.beataids.org

  • Community Health Fair
  • Radio Broadcast
  • HIV Testing
  • ACBA Town Hall Meeting
  • Mayoral Proclamation
  • Men having sex with men forum (MSM) one act play and other community performers.
  • Fort Wayne/Allen County NAACP

San Antonio

Camden AHEC
Vanessa Lightsey,
Support Group Facilitator
514 Cooper Street
San Antonio,  Texas 08102

O: 856-963-2432 xt 228
F: 856-541-1342

  • Candlelight Vigil
  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing

 


Temple

Central Texas Support Services
Felix L. Almodovar,
Prevention Staff
2027 S. 61st St., Suite 115
Temple, Texas 76504

O: 254-771-3352
F: 254-771-3352

 

  • Newspaper Article
  • Public Service Announcement
  • Community Health Fair
  • HIV Testing