National Health Center Week: Celebrating Healthcare Heroes

Apicha Community Health Center Jul 25, 2018

Do you love Apicha CHC, or think you could? From August 12-18, you can celebrate Apicha during National Health Center Week. NHCW is a week in which communities all over the country celebrate their local health center, and all that they do for them.

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Conversion Therapy Made Illegal in NYC

Apicha Community Health Center Jul 23, 2018

New York City has officially made conversion therapy illegal, marking a huge milestone in protecting the LGBTQ+ community.

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Why National Minority Mental Health Month Matters

Apicha Community Health Center Jul 16, 2018

July is National Minority Mental Health Month. Mental health is one of the most important aspects of an person’s health, but is often ignored or overlooked. Neglecting mental health can have serious consequences, and take a toll on someone’s overall health. And according to research, mental...

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Inter-what? How to use Inclusive Intersex Language

Apicha Community Health Center Jul 16, 2018

Do you know every word that LGBTQIA stands for? If so, you’re great. If not, don’t worry. In this blog we’re going to break down for you one of these words and how to talk about it: intersex. 

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How to support someone who is transitioning

Apicha Community Health Center Jul 02, 2018

Making the choice to transition is a big milestone. Whether it’s your partner, a friend, or anyone you know, transitioning can be an incredibly identity-confirming  and sometimes overwhelming  process.

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Do it Your Way on National HIV Testing Day

Apicha Community Health Center Jun 26, 2018

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day. On this day, we unite with partners, health departments, and other organizations to raise awareness about the importance of HIV testing and early diagnosis of HIV.

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The Meaning Behind Apicha CHC's I Swallow Daily Campaign

Apicha Community Health Center Jun 25, 2018

 

If you haven't seen them already, Apicha CHC recently updated its "I Swallow Daily" campaign to spread awareness and encourage folks to use PrEP.

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Governor Cuomo Announces Health Care Protections for Transgender New Yorkers

Apicha Community Health Center Jun 25, 2018

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a series of aggressive actions to counter the Trump Administration's expected efforts to legalize discrimination against transgender individuals seeking access to health care.

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What does HIV neutral mean?

Apicha Community Health Center Jun 19, 2018

 

How is HIV neutrality even possible? That’s a good question.

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Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy During Manhattan Pride

Apicha Community Health Center Jun 18, 2018

It’s Pride month – which means endless celebrations for all identities and the LGBTQ community. 

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