out reach

May 2007
Just Out;5/18/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p34
The article presents several outreach programs for the people of Portland, Oregon. The Cascade acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) Project offers education for youth and adults about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention and supports people with HIV and their families. Esther's Pantry offers food and personal care items to people with HIV or AIDS.


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