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AHF-Blair Underwood Healthcare Center
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is a global organization providing cutting-edge medicine and advocacy to more than 200,000 patients in 28 countries. We are the largest provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the U.S.
Since 1987, AHF has cared for thousands of people living with HIV and AIDS worldwide. As we create and implement unparalleled programs in new communities in the U.S. and abroad, we expand delivery of health care and influence over policy with the sole aim of saving lives.
AHF Healthcare Centers are at the center of AHF’s circle of care and have been providing expert medical care to people living with HIV/AIDS for the past 25 years. We are here for you.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, National Capital Area Chapter
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is the leader in the fight against suicide. We fund research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.To fully achieve its mission, AFSP engages in the following Five Core Strategies:
- Fund scientific research
- Offer educational programs for professionals
- Educate the public about mood disorders and suicide prevention
- Promote policies and legislation that impact suicide and prevention
- Provide programs and resources for survivors of suicide loss and people at risk, and involve them in the work of the Foundation
Casa Ruby is a multicultural LGBT organization providing educational, health, housing and social services to individuals facing poverty In the nations capital. We focus on the needs of Transgender, queer and gender non conforming gay, lesbian, bisexual as well as youth and LGBT immigrants.
Food & Friends
Founded in 1988, Food & Friends began in the basement of the Westminster Presbyterian Church with 20 volunteers enlisted to deliver 15 meals/day serving a total of 1,800 meals to 60 clients. Since our inception, we have moved from the cramped church basement to our own state-of-the-art kitchen and pantry facility and initiated new programs to meet the changing needs of people living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses in the Washington, DC metropolitan community.
For more than three decades, Whitman-Walker Health has been committed to providing high quality health care services for the LGBT community. WWH provided primary medical care, HIV care, dental care, mental health services and legal help to more than 15,000 members of our community in 2011! Whether you are insured, uninsured or somewhere in between, we can provide you with high quality and affirming health care. No one is turned away because they cannot pay for services.