Welcome to T-House
T ransgender people of color, more than any other community, report HIV infection at substantially higher rates. Institutionalized and racialized transphobia, structural violence, and discrimination contribute to both the severity and the invisibility of the epidemic among transgender and gender non-conforming people.
The T-House program serves the transgender community with linkage to culturally competent HIV/AIDS medical care services.
T-House helps you to be safe, healthy, and YOU!
A candlelight vigil was held on Thursday, Feb. 19 at the Torch of Friendship in downtown Miami to honor the life of Kristina Grant Infiniti. Trans Miami, a Community Center in Miami, posted on their Facebook page: “I could not have been prouder of our community tonight. Taking a painful & heartbreaking situation. The tragic loss of Kristina Grant Infiniti and so many others in the Transgender community, braving the cold weather & heartache and …read more
She speaks to us with such tremendous clarity, of a truth so incontrovertible, and with just one clarion demand: “see me the way I see myself”. Fourteen year old Jazz Jennings is the Equality Florida “Voice For Equality” honoree for 2014, and I thought you’d like to get to know this remarkable young woman a little before you meet her on November 16th at the Equality Florida Broward Gala! Jazz …read more
Medicare may no longer exclude sex-reassignment surgery from coverage, a government appeals board ruled Friday. It said the current exclusion was “no longer reasonable” because the surgery is safe and effective and can no longer be considered experimental. In a recent decision handed down by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services appeals board, reversed a Medicare policy that has been in place since 1981. Read the full article …read more
Misty Eyez aka “The Eyez of Florida” & “The South Florida Sweetheart” is always glamorous and sexy but is also known for her over the top club kid persona and audience favorite; most often caught performing comedic and shocking thought-provoking numbers. Misty has developed an online persona on YouTube with her “ASK MISTY” Advice; where she answers viewers questions and “Misty Minute” Tutorials and gives away Drag Secrets. This Larger than …read more
Not Getting Tested Because You Are Afraid of How You Will Be Treated? If you have HIV/AIDS or are infected with an STD or Hepatitis, let us HELP YOU get the services you need and deserve! No one should risk their health out of fear! Call us for confidential and no-cost service linkage assistance!If you need more information on getting tested for HIV, STD’s, or Hepatitis, call the T-House coordinator by phone at 954.213.0610 or by email at Judith_Ihme@doh.state.fl.us …read more