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mRNA, the COVID Vaccine and HIV/AIDS

What does COVID vaccine research have to do with fighting HIV/AIDS? This morning, on “The Morning Edition” of NPR, Michaeleen Doucleff reported on the potential positive effects that COVID vaccine research is having on the fight to end HIV/AIDS. Listen for yourself and hear how the COVID-19 pandemic is having a surprising silver lining —… Continue reading mRNA, the COVID Vaccine and HIV/AIDS

Support International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOTB)

Our Bodies, Our Lives, Our Choice As professionals serving LGBTQ+ individuals in the Lowcountry, we request participation of local media, businesses, schools, and organizations in observing International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOTB) on May 17, 2022. This global day of action was established in 2004 to commemorate the 1990 declassification of homosexuality as… Continue reading Support International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOTB)

The Banner Year of 2021

In March 2020, the World Health Organization declared the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as a pandemic. Subsequently, South Carolina ordered the closing of all non-essential businesses. Determined to provide essential services to the many clients that depend on the agency, we quickly and strategically pivoted the agency in a way that was… Continue reading The Banner Year of 2021

Bisexual Health Awareness Month

March is Bisexual Health Awareness Month!

Rapid COVID Testing Now Available

Book Your Appointment Today Beginning Monday, February 14, our partner, Truesdale Medical Center, will be offering Rapid COVID Testing by appointment only.  Need a test for an upcoming event or family gathering?  Think you might have been exposed recently?  Maybe you have a cough that makes you a bit nervous or you just like to… Continue reading Rapid COVID Testing Now Available

Black History Month Part 3

Celebrating those who have changed history through their HIV/AIDS Activism As part of our Black History Month series, today we’re highlighting basketball legend and entrepreneur Magic Johnson. Since first announcing his HIV diagnosis in 1991, Johnson has dedicated his life to fighting the epidemic and breaking down the stigma associated with a positive diagnosis. Among… Continue reading Black History Month Part 3

Black History Month Part 2

Celebrating those who have changed history through their HIV/AIDS Activism Read Part 1 Here As part of our Black History Month series, today we’re highlighting Reggie Williams – an American AIDS activist who spread awareness to communities of color. Williams was a leading force in the development of the National Association of Black and White… Continue reading Black History Month Part 2

Black History Month

Celebrating those who have changed history through their HIV/AIDS Activism Throughout the month of February, we’ll be celebrating Black History Month by highlighting Black people who have changed the course of history through their HIV/AIDs activism. Today, we’re celebrating the life and legacy of Marsha P. Johnson –– an activist, self-identified drag queen, performer, and… Continue reading Black History Month

Gay Bingo is Back with Expanded Capacity, More Entertainment

After a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19, Palmetto Community Care’s most beloved fundraiser is back and bigger than ever NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – Gay Bingo – a marquee fundraising event for Palmetto Community Care – will return on April 8, 2022 at the Charleston Convention Center in North Charleston. The capacity for this year’s event… Continue reading Gay Bingo is Back with Expanded Capacity, More Entertainment

Building Demo Complete

Blank Slate Ready for Renovation Two months ago today, we announced the purchase of the old T&T Sportsman’s Building located at 5064 Rivers avenue. Since that day, work has continued as we prepare the building for an exceptional transformation. “The future is brighter than ever when I think about all the possibilities this new location… Continue reading Building Demo Complete