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!
Rajee Narinesingh, who was born a boy but dreamed of becoming a beautiful woman; became disfigured through black market silicone injections; commercial grade silicone mixed with mineral oil back in 2003. Years later, Licensed Plastic Surgeon Dr. John Martin is using several different treatments to try and reverse the effects of the damage created by these toxic injections. Watch the video here:
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
April 1, 2014 (New York, NY) – The Jim Collins Foundation is thrilled to announce a record number of grantees and is now accepting applications for the next grant cycle. Founded in 2008 by two transgender men, the Jim Collins Foundation is the only national nonprofit organization with a mission to fund gender-confirming surgeries. The number of grants awarded is dependent on funds raised throughout the year. Each year the …read more
In the documentary special “I AM JAZZ: A Family in Transition,” follows the life of an extraordinary family and their transgendered daughter. 11-year-old Jazz and her family face a life-altering decision as the ebullient tween approaches puberty. Through extensive archival family footage and first-person interviews, Jazz and her family share their powerful personal story as they grapple with the possibility of hormone blocking therapy and issues related to fertility, discrimination …read more
What is PrEP? Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a new HIV prevention method in which people who do not have HIV infection take a pill daily to reduce their risk of becoming infected. The pill, called Truvada®, contains two of the many medications that can be used to treat people who already have HIV. These medications prevent HIV from making copies of itself and turning into an infection that’s spread …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 [email protected] …read more