API Wellness: 2014-2015 Annual Report

A&PI Wellness Center - 2014-2015 Annual Report
See what we've accomplished in 2014 and 2015! View our annual report that highlights our progress, as well as inspiring stories from our agency and clients. View the annual report here

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Anti-LGBTQ Baker Sends Cake to A&PI Wellness Center

Cake sent by Sweet Cakes by Melissa with anti-LGBT DVD
Remember Sweet Cakes by Melissa, the Oregon bakery that refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple in 2013 and was later fined $135,000 in damages, for (among other things) publishing the couple’s home address on Facebook? Well, they sent us a cake. We’ve been a little busy, so we were surprised to find we were listed as one of ten West Coast LGBTQ organizations that would be receiving special “we really do love you!” cakes from owners Aaron and Melissa Klein.

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A&PI WELLNESS CENTER’S LGBTQ MEDICAL CLINIC DESIGNATED A FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTER

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – This week, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) appointed A&PI Wellness Center to be a new Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), increasing access to the highest-quality primary care, mental health, and supportive services for thousands of LGBTQ San Franciscans, people of color, and people living in the Tenderloin neighborhood. The competitive award secures approximately $650,000 in annual funding for the organization. A&PI Wellness Center was the only community health center in San Francisco and one of 266 clinics ...

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Lava Mae at A&PI Wellness Center

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Looking for a place to shower? Lava Mae is here Lava Mae is a mobile shower and sanitation service. We convert retired MUNI buses into bathrooms on wheels; each bus is equipped with two completely private facilities, each with a shower, toilet, sink, and changing area. Sign-ups are free and first-come-first-serve. Soap and towels are provided. Lava Mae was founded in 2013 by Doniece Sandoval, after she passed a woman crying about how she'd never be clean. After researching shower availability for the homeless in SF (very, very limited), she was inspired by the food ...

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Bloom is Coming Up: May 29, 2015

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Come have fun in ways that matter. Join us for laughter, drinks, and food. Stay for amazing silent auction deals and friends. Build a bridge to health justice for our most vulnerable friends, family, and neighbors while sipping cocktails against the most beautiful vista in our City.

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Are you a stigmatizer? Find out here

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Listen to stories from people living with HIV and find out if you are a stigmatizer. Take a short quiz that includes tips and videos where you can see what people go through when living with HIV. Take the quiz

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You Built This Home. Help it Grow

Your support built this home. You make A&PI Wellness Center a place where over 3,000 people in our community and 466 people living with HIV can find a supportive family—a family they choose—every day of the year. But we’re growing and we need your help. More people come to us every day needing to see doctors who understand LGBT health and HIV. More transgender women of color seek out safe spaces in our drop-in center. More young gay men of color reach out to us looking for support and compassion. We’re responding by building more physical exam rooms, ...

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