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 @ 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 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us for the grand opening and open house of our newly expanded King-Lincoln Pharmacy and store! Stop in between 9AM and 3PM for special discounts and prizes, free blood pressure checks and refreshments. We would love to see you there!
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.
March 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Celebrate LGBTQ Health Awareness Week with Nia & Ness MAR 30 | 4PM | FREE Dance Tonight Columbus 155 N 5th St, Columbus, OH 43215 3:30-4PM: Guest Welcome 4-5PM: Nia & Ness Performance 5-6PM: Q&A with Nia & Ness, Reception with appetizers Nia & Ness are a black, lesbian, dancer/poet performance art duo based in Brooklyn, NY. They have performed at multiple venues nationwide, sharing their work that aims at a deeper understanding of their co-reality through intense investigation of…
April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join Equitas Health for a sneak-preview showcase of the 2019 RED Dayton table designs. Look back at the five decades that followed the Stonewall uprising—the struggles, advancements, setbacks, celebrations—50 years of unabashed pride—and draw strength for the journey from the distance we have traveled. The Preview Party features cocktails, appetizers and the opportunity to meet our region’s inspiring designers.
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!
April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Celebrate National Trans HIV Testing Day at the Trans Prom Enjoy good company, tasty food, a fabulous raffle, games, and door prizes. Don’t miss the Crowning of the King and Queen. And of course: confidential HIV testing, PrEP info, and safer sex supplies