I AM, WE ARE is the most recent prevention campaign from WeHo Life. The campaign’s four images highlight the diverse LGBT community within West Hollywood. These individuals and couples are taking care of themselves and contributing to their community. I AM, WE ARE directs community members to the WeHo Life website in order to access resources for HIV prevention, substance use/abuse programming and other health and mental health related services.
* WeHoLife is a partnership of the City of West Hollywood, local businesses, community organizations and residents dedicated to providing information and opportunities for individuals to learn, support and encourage healthy living with an emphasis on HIV and substance abuse prevention.
WeHoLife, funded by the City of West Hollywood, sponsors a condom distribution program and collaborates with the following agencies to provide HIV/STD testing and counseling, HIV/AIDS prevention and care services, substance abuse prevention and treatment, and community events.
Aid For AIDS provides financial support to persons living with HIV/AIDS to pay for rent, utilities, pharmaceuticals, food and transportation services.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) was established in 1987 and is the largest community-based HIV/AIDS medical provider in the nation and operates many programs, including Out of the Closet thrift stores.
AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) is the largest AIDS service organization in California, providing services to men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles County.
AIDS Research Alliance has a singular mission: to find better ways to fight HIV/AIDS. And to achieve its mission, it has a singular focus: clinical research. For more than 20 years, it has conducted cutting-edge clinical research to address the entire scope of the disease.
Being Alive - People with HIV/AIDS Action Coalition is a nonprofit peer-driven organization created and operated by and for people living with HIV/AIDS that engenders a sense of independence and self-determination in its members and builds a healthier and more powerful community of HIV-positive people. Being Alive accomplishes its mission through a comprehensive array of emotional support, treatment education, prevention, advocacy, wellness and social services.
Friends Community Center is the Los Angeles community site for Friends Research Institute, Inc. Friends Community Center provides services for and conducts research with substance-using gay and bisexual men, other men who have sex with men, and high-risk transgender women.
KLEAN West Hollywood located within walking distance to the Weho Recovery center and Log Cabin, is a privately owned residential treatment center. We accept most PPO insurance or cash payment. KLEAN is LGBT and HIV friendly and supportive. We offer a limited number of beds for verified West Hollywood community members in need at no charge.
L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center (LAGLC) For more than 40 years, the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of LGBT people. We serve more LGBT people than any other organization in the world with services ranging from LGBT specialty care to cultural arts programs; from housing homeless youth to hosting life-enriching programs for seniors.
McIntyre House is a residential, substance abuse recovery program for men seeking recovery, especially those with financial limitations. Residents live in a safe and supportive home while embarking on a personal recovery program designed to help him become drug-free, responsible and a contributing member of society.
Saban Community Clinic believes health care and human services are a right, not a privilege, and has been providing high quality medical, dental, and behavioral health services to the greater Los Angeles area since 1967.
Tarzana Treatment Center (TTC) is an experienced provider of services for patients dually diagnosed with a substance use disorder and a mental illness. TTC’s HIV prevention and care services ensure that individuals who are diagnosed with HIV/AIDS receive the services they need while receiving inpatient detoxification or residential treatment services.
The Substance Abuse Foundation of Long Beach (SAFLB) provides residential substance abuse treatment programs and services using the evidence-based Modified Therapeutic Community (MTC) model. The MTC is an active and structured residential treatment model that is flexible in intensity and adjustable to meet individual client needs. Since the start of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the 1980’s, SAFLB has been on the forefront of providing treatment to neighborhoods and communities most impacted by HIV/AIDS.
The Tweakers Project is an outreach organization that provides information and resources for those struggling with the disease of addiction -- primarily meth. The Tweakers Project distributes approximately 100,000 condoms and safer-sex kits yearly to anyone in need. The Tweakers Project has assisted placement of nearly 60 gay men into rehab/shelter facilities at little or no cost, with no charge for our services ever. The Tweakers Project Facebook page is a 24/7 online support system, with other members sharing strength, hope and experience.
Van Ness Recovery House is the nation's oldest recovery house for the gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender community. Van Ness provides 90-day residential treatment, HIV testing and a prevention education program.
West Hollywood Recovery Center provides a meeting and gathering place for 12-step groups and their members.