Sexual Reproductive Justice & Youth-Adult Partnerships

The Love Heals Center for Youth & Families at GMHC works to offer youth opportunities to contribute to our program delivery in meaningful ways. Promoting healthy relationships with trusted adults is proven to have positive sexual and reproductive health outcomes. Click below to learn how to apply Youth-Adult Partnerships in your personal life or at […]

Community Initiatives

Love Heals Center for Youth & Families at GMHC leads a number of community initiatives and trainings throughout the year. Recent initiatives: Youth & other community members from the Sonia Sotomayor Community Center in the Sound View section of the Bronx participated in an Opioid Overdose Prevention Programming. In past years, LEAP for Girls alumnae […]

Youth Advisory Council

The main goal of the Youth Advisory Council is to equip youth leaders with the skills to analyze societal problems affecting the health of their communities, and to mobilize our youth to help solve those problems. Key Responsibilities: Advise the Organization: This youth-led body will advise and lend insight about the issues affecting the health […]

Speakers Bureau

As the leading provider of HIV/AIDS education in the New York City area, the Love Heals Center for Youth and Families at GMHC’s Speakers Bureau has reached more than 700,000 youth throughout the five boroughs, Long Island, and Westchester County. HIV-positive speakers and trained health educators visit 100-200 schools and community groups annually to share […]

Training Center

The Training Center at ACRIA is built on the core concepts of health literacy and the value of community education. Effective health communication allows people to find what they need, understand it, and use it. This approach informs all the educational work we do. Services Needs Assessment Training of non-medical service providers, people with HIV, and […]

Research Publications

The Robert Mapplethorpe Research Program regularly publishes its research findings, often in conjunction with researchers around the globe, in HIV, aging and other professional journals. Recent published articles include the following: Service Utilization Among Older Adults with HIV: The Joint Association of Sexual Identity and Gender (Journal of Homosexuality) Financial Hardship and Life Satisfaction Among […]

RHOA Study

ACRIA was the first organization to recognize that the new, highly effective medications developed in the mid-1990s would allow people with HIV to live far longer than was ever thought possible, even into older age. It soon became clear that we were entering a new phase of the epidemic where HIV was a manageable—although serious—chronic […]

MATCH Orientation

Rise Orientation

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