Representing CHER, Dr. Laura Hoyt D'Anna presented a poster on "Cannabis Use and Increased Risks for HIV among Young Black Sexual Minority Males in Los Angeles County, California” at the 22nd International AIDS Conference.
Make an impact in the Long Beach community! As a Peer Advocate you will participate in outreach and recruitment of young Black men and distribute sexual health and substance abuse prevention and testing information for the PPOWER Project.
CHER recently received a three-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to fund the Peer Promotion of Wellness and Enhanced Linkage to Care (PPOWER) Project.
Peer Promotion of Wellness, and Enhanced Linkage to Resources Project (PPOWER) to prevent and reduce substance use and provide community-level interventions, testing and linkage to care to prevent the transmission of HIV/HCV.