Integrated Community Response Necessary to Address the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence and Women

Washington, D.C. – May 22, 2014 -- A report released today from AIDS United about the outcomes of its February 2014 Technical Summit on Women, HIV, and Violence urges a two-pronged strategy to develop “best practices” to serve women at-risk for and living with HIV who have experienced violence, which includes a strategic advocacy plan for better coordination and resourcing of best practices at federal and state levels; and scaling best practices in localities, which will require dissemination of key evidence, mentoring, and the sharing of successful strategies. Read more