It’s not easy to sign up for assistance if you have to go to multiple appointments and various locations. The Montrose Center’s Case Management team wants to try to make it easier for you, especially now that you’ve realized that you may need a little help. Come by the first floor at the Montrose Center on April 5 to apply for assistance.
A great crowd, delicious hors d’oeuvre, a beautiful location, and a silent auction of luxury items. Every year gets better and better. Who do we love?
We are a proud city, and we have good reason. Houston has been ranked THE MOST PHILANTHROPIC city in the country by Charity Navigator. Of the $10.2 Billion dollars given to charity by Houstonians last year, estimators gauge that less than five percent was LGBT persons supporting LGBT agencies. You can be a part of a national campaign to mobilize donors on May 9 to give to a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to serving this community.
March is Social Worker Awareness Month, and we couldn’t accomplish as much as we do without social workers in our counseling and case management programs. These are the people who weave the threads of resiliency and advocacy together to make a safety net for our clients.
Are you prepared to talk with seniors about safer sex? Can you tell them where to go to get tested for sexually transmitted infections? These are just two of the many topics we need to think about as service providers in 2013 and beyond. Thirty years ago, the first cases of HIV/AIDS were just being discovered. HIV/AIDS is still here. Treatment has changed. People have changed. We’ve gotten older. Patients are living longer.