AIDS Walk Los Angeles Raises Over $2 Million

Over 10,000 participants joined City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Supervisor Hilda Solis, Peter Gallagher, Pauley Perrette, Estelle, and more at the new AIDS Walk Los Angeles home in Grand Park, where over $2 Million were raised for APLA Health services and other area organizations.  Thousands of participants filled the streets of Downtown Los Angeles…

California Legislature Advances Landmark Bill to Increase Awareness of PrEP and PEP

Landmark legislation to boost awareness of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) to prevent HIV infection was approved by the California Assembly Health Committee yesterday and will advance to the Assembly Appropriations Committee. Co-sponsored by the Los Angeles LGBT Center and AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) and introduced by Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson (D-Carson), AB 2640 would ensure high-risk HIV-negative…

APLA Released New Guide for Choosing a Health Plan Through Covered California

APLA Health & Wellness along with other community partners, released a guide for choosing a health plan through Covered California for people living with HIV and/or Hepatitis C (HCV) and people who are considering pre-exposure prophylaxis (PreP). The guide explains important things to consider when choosing a plan and includes information about additional benefits that…