The Center for HIV Law and Policy (CHLP) and the Go Girl! sexual health promotion program at BOOM!Health are holding a Youth Advocacy Corps event tomorrow, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 to develop a series of training sessions on sexual health advocacy for youth in state custody. Go Girl! (Girls Outreach: Groups Improve Resiliency Learning) provides young women ages 12 to 17 in the South Bronx with programming on HIV prevention, safer sex, substance abuse awareness, and team-building and peer leadership. Go Girl! is one of several youth outreach programs at BOOM!Health, which is the result of a 2013 merger of CitiWide Harm Reduction Services and Bronx AIDS Services. BOOM!Health delivers a full range of sexual and behavioral health, housing, legal, advocacy, and wellness services to over 8,000 of the hardest to reach communities in the Bronx.
The CHLP/ Go Girl! youth event is Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 4pm at BOOM!Health’s Prevention Center at 953 Southern Blvd., 2nd floor, in the Bronx (6 train to Hunts Point Ave.; 2 train to Simpson St.). For more information, contact Adrian Guzman at firstname.lastname@example.org.