Friday, October 31, 2014

News and Recognition:


  "If you want to see how to do it right,
    then come here."

--Illinois Governor Pat Quinn,
speaking at Howard Brown Health Center
about the delivery of healthcare to communities in need.
September 26, 2009


JoeH-CHL Awards Ceremony 2010 - 275w
Howard Brown's Chief Program Officer and
founding manager of the Broadway Youth Center,
 Joe Hollendoner, is presented with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's
Community Health Leader Award!

Click here to read more...

Click here for the award announcement
from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Cubs Care 2010 EdS - 275w
NEWS
:
 Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts,
Cubs outfielder Tyler Colvin, and
Cubs play-by-play announcer Len Kasper
presented Ed Schwartz, Howard Brown's
Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations,
with a grant in support of the agency’s
Violence Recovery Project.
CLICK HERE to read more about the program... 


NEWS:  Howard Brown Health Center
delivered the American Psychiatric Association (APA)
with a counterpoint on the proposed revision to the diagnosis of Gender Identity Disorder (GID) that is included in the 'Sexual and Gender Identities Disorders' section of The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).
Howard Brown advocates for transgender health
and innovates care and services for transgender people nationwide!

Click HERE to view a PDF
of our complete response to the APA!


 Click on a title below to read the article or to be directed to the appropriate website.

From the Sunday, January 6, 2008, New York Times: AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer. Howard Brown's Case Management and MACS research study featured in this article by Jane Gross. Click here to read the article.