‘Bailey House Blog’ Archives

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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Posted on 08/08/2012 at 1:59 pm

The New Behavioral Health Clinic at Bailey House

We are really excited to be opening a new behavioral health clinic in East Harlem in the Fall of 2012, at our headquarters on Park Avenue and E. 122nd Street.  If  you want to stay healthy, you have to first manage your emotional life.  Unmanaged depression, anxiety, etc. is a major barrier to engaging in [...]

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