Broward House Since 1988, Broward House has served those living with HIV with dignity and compassion. Our services are comprehensive which allows individuals to readily have all their needs met to reach health goals. The services includes Assisted Living Facility, Substance Abuse Treatment Housing, Independent Living, prevention, education, case management, collaborative medical care, mental health, and substance abuse services. Our programs are designed to work in partnership with our clients on their paths to self-sufficiency. Each person walks into Broward House with different strengths and challenges. Our staff is prepared to by an ally, advocate and guide to build on these strengths and overcome the challenges. We will continue the work and adapt to each unique need until 100% of people living with HIV are in care and there are zero new infections
Pridelines is Miami-Dade County’s LGBTQ Community Center and South Florida’s oldest LGBTQ direct service agency. Their mission is to support, educate, and empower South Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and community in safe and diverse spaces to promote dialogue, wellness, and to foster social change. Pridelines was founded by gay and bisexual youth for LGBTQ youth in the wake of Anita Bryant’s Save Our Children campaign. Rooted in a peer-led/adult-facilitated youth group model, the group began meeting at Miami-Dade College in 1982 and was formerly known as Pridelines Youth Services. Today, the agency has matured just like the youth they serve. In 2015, the organization shortened its name to Pridelines to reflect its ongoing commitment to supporting the lives of all members of South Florida’s LGBTQ community. Pridelines provides Health Programs and Services for people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS, Youth Programs and Services for youth and young adults ages 14 to 24, Programs and Services for Homeless Youth who are 18 to 24 and at-risk of or currently experiencing homelessness, and Community Engagement Opportunities for members of the LGBTQ community and their allies, regardless of age.
Now in its 36th year of service, AH of Monroe (AH) is Florida’s oldest continuously operating AIDS service organization (ASO) and remains the only Agency in Monroe County that serves, across the demographic spectrum from Key Largo to Key West, individuals living with HIV and AIDS.
AH provides case-managed health care, food, counseling, housing, referral and support services to assist in helping people live fuller, healthier lives…plus services not covered by other grants and resources, such as non-covered prescription medications, alternative therapies and a nutrition/fitness program. In addition, the Agency provides education, outreach, testing, referral, PrEP counseling and safer sex packet/condom distribution.
AH is TSR’s legacy Agency — when it was known as BIKE It & B.E.A.R. It for AIDS, The Southernmost AIDS Ride 2 and the subsequent TSRs 3-18. Their importance to our annual budget and the lives of our clients is without measure. AH has called upon past and present TSR funding to enhance its Mission of HEALTH + HOUSING, most recently renovating and expanding Marty’s Place Residential Care Center. A plaque attesting to TSR’s contributions is prominently installed on the building exterior to remind residents and visitors of the astounding imprint TSR has left on our community.
AH, with the statewide biking teams we think of as friends and never competitors, looks forward to helping make a difference in the lives of so many again in 2023.
Miracle of Love Inc. is the oldest and largest non-profit AIDS Service Organization (ASO) for communities of color in Central Florida. Miracle of Love’s founder, Lowell D. Stafford, began providing care services to multicultural communities in 1991 with the use of volunteers and funded partly by his own Social Security checks. The organization was not incorporated until 1997, and in 1998 received its first federal grant award. MOL’s mission is to provide comprehensive, multicultural HIV/AIDS care, education and prevention services that are effective and responsive to the Central Florida communities. Miracle of Love, Inc. services are designed to promote HIV/AIDS prevention and care services for people living with HIV/AIDS in order for them achieve positive medical outcomes by keeping them in care and treatment programs. With over 25 years of outstanding service, Miracle of Love, Inc. continues to serve as a resource for education, support, medical and non-medical case management, housing case management, community advocacy, confidential HIV/ STI screening, and linkage to care.
Compass Community Center aims to diminish stereotypes by challenging long-standing misconceptions about the character of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. We accomplish this by emboldening our youth, promoting pride in our community, and acting as an educator, advocate, health service provider, and focal point for community organizing. As good neighbors, effective partners, and respected participants in our civic responsibilities, Compass promotes awareness of the caring nature of our diverse community. With nearly three decades in #HIV/AIDS direct services, Compass has on-site HIV case management services to connect newly-diagnosed people to care and continues its tradition as an expert in HIV prevention activities in partnership with the Florida State Department of Health.
EPIC (Empath Partners in Care) is a member of Empath Health, a nonprofit integrated network of care supporting those challenged by chronic and advanced illness in the Tampa Bay region. EPIC’s purpose is to improve the lives of individuals, families and communities, regardless of HIV status, gender or sexual identity, by addressing the social determinants of health. EPIC offers medical case management, mental health counseling, psychiatric medication management, nutritional support, support groups, permanent and rapid re-housing, short term rent, mortgage and utility assistance, transportation assistance, primary care, pharmacy services and a wide variety of HIV prevention services. We aim to provide seamless care and support that helps our clients stay healthy, housed and in care. We also provide HIV/STI testing and education in our clinics and in the the community, support for LGBTQ elders, and assistance for people experiencing or at-risk of homelessness.