‘Bailey House Blog’ Archives

Posted on 04/05/2013 at 11:04 am

Bailey House Announces $1.12M Grant to Provide Housing for Homeless HIV+ Youth

Bailey House, the landmark agency that has provided housing and supportive services to people impacted by HIV/AIDS for the past 30 years, has been awarded a $1.12M grant from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene HOPWA (Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS) program to expand its groundbreaking STARS (Success Through Accessing [...]

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Posted on 02/13/2013 at 7:19 am

Announcing “Health Matters”: A Collaboration Between Bailey House & CIDNY

Bailey House, which has served low-income homeless and unstably housed men, women and families living with and affected by HIV/AIDS since 1983 and The Center for Independence of the Disabled, NY (CIDNY), a leading advocate for people with disabilities that has worked for over 30 years to remove physical and social barriers and to ensure [...]

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Posted on 12/27/2012 at 1:29 pm

As we dangle off the fiscal cliff

The Bailey House Top 10 Champions and Scoundrels for 2012 2012 was a year packed with triumph and disasters from political conventions and Hurricane Sandy to HIV activists doing civil disobedience in the buff in Congressman Boehner’s office.  This was also a year filled with bittersweet memories of the early epidemic and Act-Up in David [...]

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Posted on 12/20/2012 at 7:47 am

What would the Mayans do?

On Friday 12/21/12, some predict the end of the world, citing the end of the Mayan calendar. Others say that the Mayan calendar is infinite and that 12/21 signifies not the end but a new beginning. Perhaps the Mayans were saying change is good and that sometimes we have to let go of the box, [...]

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Posted on 12/04/2012 at 1:27 pm

Bailey-Holt House on ABC News

ABC Channel 7 ran a story on Bailey-Holt House and its recovery from Sandy on Monday, December 3rd. Bailey-Holt House has been receiving other press as well, and we wanted to share a few of the interviews and articles.  Other than ABC Channel 7, NY1, WCBS Radio 880 and WBAI Out FM Radio have also [...]

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Posted on 11/29/2012 at 2:39 pm

Why Mental Health for World AIDS Day?

Bailey House observes the 25th annual World AIDS Day by opening our first major expansion in over a decade – the new Behavioral Health Clinic in East Harlem, a neighborhood with the City’s highest rate of psychiatric hospitalizations and the second highest rate of HIV incidence. It will be housed at our Rand Harlan Center [...]

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Posted on 11/26/2012 at 9:26 am

It’s Time To Come Home

This holiday season, we have much to be thankful for.  Our Bailey-Holt House residents still cannot return to their home, but the outpouring of support we have received for our Bailey-Holt House Emergency Fund has inspired us and allowed us to push on in our mission to reopen Bailey-Holt House as soon as possible. It’s been [...]

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Posted on 11/13/2012 at 8:12 am

Breakfast Group for Bailey-Holt House Residents

Attention Bailey-Holt House residents: Keep the Community Alive! Announcing a weekly breakfast drop-in group for the residents of Bailey-Holt House. Thursdays: 10-11AM, 1751 Park Avenue, 3rd Floor Come visit and re-connect with Friends and Neighbors during this time of separation. Stay informed: learn the latest updates on the status of your home. We hope to [...]

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Posted on 11/08/2012 at 2:16 pm

Day 10: Bailey-Holt House Residents Want to Come Home

The 44 men and women living with AIDS who call Bailey-Holt House their home are distraught. It’s 10 days since their home was struck by Sandy. It’s 7 days that they have been separated from each other. The Bailey-Holt House community is a microcosm of NYC … black, white, Latino, Asian, straight, gay, lesbian, transgender, [...]

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Posted on 11/05/2012 at 7:44 am

We Need a Little Help from Our Friends

We Need a Little Help From Our Friends… It’s Day #6 post Hurricane Sandy and the outlook for Bailey-Holt House is grim. Although power was restored to most of the City, we’re learning that in a building like ours, it’s not as simple as turning on the lights. The steps to recovery for Bailey-Holt House [...]

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