Buy Your TIMBERS 2 TICKETS TODAY for September 27

Buy Your TIMBERS 2 TICKETS TODAY for September 27

Starting July 26th you may start purchasing your Timbers 2 Season Finally Tickets on our website. Tickets are $10.00 and the proceeds will go to help support long-term survivors. We are already holding tickets for people that want to purchase them. Email NickC@lka-pdx.org to reserve your tickets today or visit our online store to purchase now. Click here to purchase online.

New Empowered To Thrive July 18th at the Quest Center

New Empowered To Thrive July 18th at the Quest Center

Free Dinner and Workshop July 18th For HIV/AIDS Self -Identified Long-Term Survivors Hosted at Quest Center 2901 E. Burnside St. Hosted by the HIV Day Center, these workshops are specifically geared towards building community, resiliency, and wellness for Long Term Survivors of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic. In these highly interactive workshops we explore and practice researched techniques that promote health and well-being in a safe and supportive environment. Dinner starts at 5pm Workshop  starts at 6pm To RSVP please contact the HIV Day Center at (503) 460-3822 or email hivcenter@emoregon.org   You may also register using this contact form. This contact form is sent directly to the HIV Day Center….

Announcing the “Link” Date at CAP

Announcing the “Link” Date at CAP

New Meeting Date for the “Link” The Link will now meet on the 1st Wednesday of every month at Cascade AIDS Project. The Link is a social networking group for gay, bi, pan, queer men and trans individuals living with HIV.  Support people welcome to attend.  Dinner and engaging discussion with positively amazing people in a safe and confidential environment. The Links: Woofs, Oinks and Rejection Wednesday, April 5th 6pm to 8pm CAP 520 NW Davis St. #215 Portland, Oregon 97204 Food will be served so please be sure to click here RSVP for you and all you guest. You may also contact: Benjamin Gerritz |…

House Bill 3086 HIV Lipodystrophy Treatment

House Bill 3086 HIV Lipodystrophy Treatment

CALL TO ACTION House Bill 3086 We are asking the State of Oregon to require all insurance companies, including the Oregon Health Plan (OHP), to cover HIV Lipodystrophy and HIV Lipoatrophy treatment Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) – Portland is currently working  with Kelly R.T. Smith, a Health Care Policy Advisor, on House Bill 3086 that is being sponsored by Oregon Representative Sheri Malstrom of the 27th district. House Bill 3086 is still in the process of being written with the legislative counsel. This will likely be a short bill. Current Oregon Administrative Rules (OARs) already mandate that insurance of all types sold or purchased in…

Series 2 of Empowered to Thrive Workshops Coming Soon

Series 2 of Empowered to Thrive Workshops Coming Soon

If you liked the Empowered to Thrive Workshops Then Stay tuned for our 2nd Series RSVP Will Open Soon Subscribe to our blog to get updates. for more information email :hivdaycenter@emoregon.org Tell Them Let’s Kick ASS sent you We are pleased to announce a 2nd series of Empowered to Thrive Workshops for long-term survivors. To sign up or learn more, please call 503-460-3822 or email us at hivdaycenter@emoregon.org  Please check back here for updates  

Jan. 31st EMPOWERED TO THRIVE WORKSHOP #3

Jan. 31st EMPOWERED TO THRIVE WORKSHOP #3

We are happy to say that our Empowered to Thrive Workshop has been rescheduled. It will be held 5pm to 8pm January 31st at the East County Health Center (located off the Gresham Max TC), 600 NE 8th Ave #300, Gresham, Oregon 97030 Topics include creating a practice of gratitude, goal setting, giving back, self advocacy, and more. 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Dinner 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Workshop We want to thank everyone for your patience ass we had to reschedule this workshop because of our snow storm. If you have not already RSVP or need more information, contact the HIV…

Empowered to Thrive Workshop Dec 13th. RSVP TODAY

Empowered to Thrive Workshop Dec 13th. RSVP TODAY

Empowered to Thrive Workshops RSVP TODAY FOR TUES DEC. 13ths WORKSHOP Tell Let’s Kick ASS sent you Let’s Kick ASS – Portland is pleased to announce a series of empowering workshops for long-term survivors. Aptly titled “Empowered to Thrive,” each instructor-led workshop will offer valuable tools for thriving as a long-term survivor. By focusing on themes of gratitude practice, self-advocacy, goal-setting, and giving back, participants will gain knowledge that can be immediately applied within their own lives. Some of the tools we will learn include active listening, how to find or become a peer buddy, and recognizing ways in which…

Thank You Lani Jo and the Clinton Street Theater

Thank You Lani Jo and the Clinton Street Theater

THANK YOU CLINTON STREET THEATER FOR YOUR WORLD AIDS DAY SCREENING OF PHILADELPHIA We want to thank Lani Jo, owner of the Clinton Street Theater and her volunteers for their continued support of our community. The Clinton Street Theater regularly support various community groups by making space available for everyone to benefit from. Lani Jo and her awesome crew are truly Kick ASS. Thank you for you love and continued support to everyone. History A landmark of Portland cinema history, The Clinton Street Theater is one of the oldest operating movie houses in the United States.  Opening in 1915 as the…

World AIDS Day Screening Philadelphia

World AIDS Day Screening Philadelphia

Please join us to commemorate World AIDS Day with this screening of PHILADELPHIA. All net proceeds will support the work of Let’s Kick ASS PDX.   Clinton Street Theater Dec. 1st at 7pm Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) is a national grassroots movement of HIV/AIDS long-term survivors, both positive and negative, men and women, honoring the unique and profound experience of living through the AIDS epidemic. As an organization they are dedicated to reclaiming our lives, ending isolation, and building a meaningful future. Find out more about the Portland Chapter at http://letskickasspdx.org/. Check out Clinton Street Theaters Facebook Event page Roger…

Empowered to Thrive Workshops

Empowered to Thrive Workshops

Let’s Kick ASS – Portland is pleased to announce a series of empowering workshops for long-term survivors. Aptly titled “Empowered to Thrive,” each instructor-led workshop will offer valuable tools for thriving as a long-term survivor. By focusing on themes of gratitude practice, self-advocacy, goal-setting, and giving back, participants will gain knowledge that can be immediately applied within their own lives. Some of the tools we will learn include active listening, how to find or become a peer buddy, and recognizing ways in which we can give back within our communities. Participants are welcome to attend a single session or multiple…