Tag Archives: NHAS

SASI at AIDS Watch

February 25, 2013:  SASI (Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative) was well-represented at AIDS Watch 2013!  We had delegates from all of the Deep South states except Mississippi.  Our advocacy is important in light of the fact that the South has 46% … Continue reading

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Sequestration’s Impact on PLWHA in the South

“While sequestration will have an impact on all ADAPs…it will have a significant impact on individuals living in the South. As of June 2012, southern states accounted for 33 percent of all ADAP clients served; through sequestration, up to half … Continue reading

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Sign on to SASI’s CALL TO ACTION

SASI Call to Action:  SASI calls for the White House, the Office of National AIDS Policy, and the Department of Health and Human Services to convene a State of the South Task Force to address the South’s exploding HIV/AIDS epidemic. The Deep … Continue reading

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SASI Releases Comprehensive Report on the HIV Epidemic in the South: Calls for Immediate and Increased Federal HIV/AIDS Resources to the South

Durham, N.C. –The Southeastern United States is experiencing the highest rate of new HIV/AIDS infections confirms a comprehensive research report, “HIV/AIDS Epidemic in the South Reaches Crisis Proportions in Last Decade” released Thursday by the Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (SASI).  The report … Continue reading

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