Keep up-to-date on the latest going on at Equitas Health. Every month you’ll find support groups for those impacted by HIV/AIDS, including Spanish-language meetings and specialized support groups exploring the unique issues facing women living with HIV/AIDS.
Our centers also offer education services like Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Skills, which teach group members better management skills for behavioral, emotional, and cognitive instability. You can find walk-in testing centers, fundraising opportunities to support Equitas Health and our services, and much more.
January 24 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Bruce Richman, founder of the U=U Campaign speaks to community health, medical, and social service professionals about how we end this epidemic through patient empowerment. Join us for a light breakfast with Bruce Richman. Richman’s story is a mandate for community health and social service professionals: We hold the tools to end the HIV epidemic. We must use them effectively and in coordination with each other.
January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join Bruce Richman, founder of the U=U Campaign, and learn how spreading the U=U message can help reduce stigma, increase testing, prevention, and treatment, and end the HIV epidemic in the U.S. At this event you will also be able to register for AIDS Walk Ohio 2019 and help raise awareness that Undetectable=Untransmittable. and fight the stigma that keeps people from getting tested and starting treatment.
February 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This event is for women living with HIV or at risk for HIV. Join us for lunch and conversation. Guest speakers: Sondra Butler, APRN, FNP-BC & Marquetta Colbert, APRN, FNP-BC will discuss the importance of speaking openly about women's mental and physical health needs. To ensure lunch, RSVP by 1/30/19 Mel Carroll (937) 853-3666.
February 23 @ 9:00 am - February 24 @ 5:00 pm
Join the Equitas Health Institute for a FREE two-day holistic wellness retreat is for people age 50+ who are living with HIV/AIDS. Registration includes one night at the Hilton Garden Inn, Columbus. The retreat is free and open to the first 50 people who register.
March 22 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
The Equitas Health Institute is partnering with Sinclair Community College and Hearthstone Psychology to host the Greater Dayton Transgender Mental Health Summit on Friday, March 22 at the Conference Center at Sinclair Community College. Ashton Colby of Gender Youphoria will be the keynote speaker. At this conference, social work and mental health professionals will expand their ability to serve gender diverse populations with competence and humility.
April 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
2019 Robert J. Fass AIDS Walk Ohio will take place on Saturday, April 13, 2019 in Columbus. Since 1989 over 30,000 people have participated in the walk and run, raising millions of dollars for HIV/AIDS prevention and care, saving countless lives, and improving the well-being of thousands still living with HIV/AIDS today. Become an AIDS Walk Ohio Ambassador: register to participate today!