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HIV meds program on state’s chopping block

Ending assistance could cost communities millions in added ER care and hospitalization, advocates say DAVID TAFFET | Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Some of the more extreme budget cutters would like to eliminate the program that helps people without insurance receive life-sustaining … Continue reading

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Cox named to board of Women’s Foundation

Cece Cox From Staff Reports editor@dallasvoice.com Cece Cox, executive director of Resource Center Dallas, has been named to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Dallas Women’s Foundation. The appointment is effective Feb. 1. The foundation, established … Continue reading

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Truvada breakthrough gets mixed reaction from local docs, advocates

Report that drug could protect HIV-negative men from infection is good news, but concerns remain over long-term effects, some say David Taffet  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com REMEMBERING THEIR NAMES | Two unidentified visitors console each other at the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial … Continue reading

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DGLA hosts rally for safe schools in Oak Cliff

About 50 people gathered around a pavilion in Lake Cliff Park in Dallas on Friday evening for a safe schools rally organized by the Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance. The crowd, which included several local TV news crews and about … Continue reading

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Forum set to promote HIV awareness

from staff reports Resource Center Dallas will hold a community forum seeking input to expand awareness and prevention of HIV/AIDS in an effort to battle the growing rate of HIV/AIDS in Dallas County, on Tuesday, Oct. 12, from 6 p.m. … Continue reading

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Local ASOs respond to disability proposals

New guidelines are more specific but would require qualifying for benefits every three years DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Bret Camp The Institute of Medicine has published recommendations that would change guidelines for people living with HIV to apply … Continue reading

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Taft joins RCD as associate director

Longtime activist says he is excited, scared by the opportunities he has as head of center’s LGBT programs DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Lee Taft Resource Center Dallas has hired Lee Taft as associate executive director of GLBT programs … Continue reading

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Red Mango franchise donates equipment to RCD

‘Quality used kitchen equipment and appliances’ will be used for center’s hot meals program, officials say From Staff Reports Bret Camp Officials at Resource Center Dallas announced last week that the agency has received “a sizable donation of quality used … Continue reading

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Dallas ASOs win fight to keep client info off Web

DSHS wanted patient notes added to secure online server to help in audits; agencies say risk to confidentiality was too great DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com LEADING THE FIGHT | Raeline Nobles, executive director of AIDS Arms Inc., took … Continue reading

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Local Briefs • 07.23.10

Resource Center Dallas receives MAZON grant for second year in a row Officials at Resource Center Dallas announced this week that the center, for the second year in a row, has received an $8,000 national grant from MAZON: A Jewish … Continue reading

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