The Partnership for the Homeless

Fall Workshop Calendar announced at Positive Step

FALL CALENDAR

FALL WORKSHOPS (MANHATTAN)

Treatment Issues (Tuesdays, 2pm -3pm)

Weekly group for HIV positive individuals seeking to learn more about HIV treatment, living healthy lives, and improving health outcomes.

October 1, 2013        Self esteem and self-worth                                     

October 8, 2013        Impact of mental health on health outcomes                   

October 15, 2013      How to manage mild depression and anxiety                  

October 22, 2013      Medication updates                                                 

October 29, 2013      Reading your labs: What you should know                      

November 5, 2013    Effective treatment regimens                                             

November 12, 2013  Multi-drug resistance                                                                                  

November 19, 2013   Nutrition to boost the system

November 26, 2013  Harvest Fest

December 3, 2013    How to manage change in our lives                                   

December 10, 2013  The Stages of Grief and Loss                                              

December 17, 2013  The Stages of Change: Motivation for changing   

December 24, 2013  No group

 

Health Education (Wednesdays, 2pm -3pm)

A safe and supportive place for HIV positive individuals to learn about safer sex, reducing substance use, addressing mental health, and living healthy lives.

October 2, 2013        Disclosure:  ways to disclose your status

October 9, 2013        Sero-discordant sexual partners                                       

October 16, 2013      Gender and sex                                                                                

October 23, 2013      HIV and Law                                                                         

October 30, 2013      HIV and aging                                                                                   

November 6, 2013    Nutrition:  How to read labels                                            

November 13, 2013  HIV and exercise                                                                  

November 20, 2013  Hooking up safely

November 27, 2013  Harvest Fest                                                             

December 4, 2013    Vaccinations and HIV                                                                      

December 11, 2013  Meningitis and HIV                                                              

December 18, 2013  Hep C and HIV                                                                                  

December 25, 2013  No group

Women’s group (Thursdays, 11am - 12:30pm)

A safe space for HIV positive women to discuss strategies for safer sex, nutrition and exercise, and living healthy lives.


October 3, 2013        Body image                                                   

October 10, 2013      Gender and sex                                                                    

October 17, 2013      The Stages of Grief and Loss                                                          

October 24, 2013      Depression and anxiety                                                                  

October 31, 2013      Nutrition and exercise         

November 7, 2013    Co-dependency                                

November 14, 2013  Substance use                                                           

November 21, 2013  Harvest Fest                                                 

November 28, 2013  No group

December 5, 2013    Medication regimens                                                           

December 12, 2013  Reading your labs: What you should know                                  

December 19, 2013  Hep C and HIV

December 26, 2013  No group            

Positive Step is a program providing services to those confronting the challenges of homelessness and HIV/AIDS.

Supportive Services

  • Housing Placement Assistance
  • Supportive Case Management
  • Treatment Adherence Groups
  • Health Education and Risk Reduction Groups
  • Support Groups
  • Women’s groups

Group Services

Treatment Adherence Group: Tuesdays 2pm–3pm @ Manhattan

HIV Education Group: Wednesdays, 2pm-3pm @ Manhattan

Writing Group: Thursdays, 1pm–2:30pm @ Manhattan

Women’s Support Groups:

            Wednesdays, 10am–11:30am @ Brooklyn

            Thursdays, 11am–12:30pm @ Manhattan

Manhattan:  

305 Seventh Avenue, 13th fl.,
New York, NY 10001

212.645.3444 (t)

East New York          
100 Pennsylvania Ave., 3rd fl.,
Brooklyn, NY 11207        

718.875.0027 (t)

psoutreach@pfth.org          

www.partnershipforthehomeless.org

 

Women’s Health Education

SUPPORT GROUPS:

            Wednesdays @ Brooklyn 10am – 11:30am

            Thursdays @ Manhattan, 11am – 12:30pm

SISTA: A five-session educational group for women of color

WILLOW: A four-session educational group for HIV+ women of color