PFY in the Media
HIV/AIDS Epidemic hits Long Island Black and Latino Communities Hardest
New HIV cases and AIDS-related deaths have fallen significantly in recent years, but on Long Island and nationwide the epidemic continues to hit Black and Latino communities harder than white and Asian ones.
Disparities exist throughout the health care system, but few are as stark as those related to HIV.
Bellmore-based PFY Celebrates 30 Years of Pride
As PFY is gearing up to celebrate the month of pride in June, and the LGBTQ community in general, this year it is also celebrating its own history, as 2023 marks the 30th anniversary of the agency, which was the first of its kind in a suburban setting in the United States.
Celebrating Pride Amid a Pandemic - Bellmore-based PFY talks acceptance, progress and the need for further change.
As this year’s Pride Month comes to a close, LGBTQ+ rights activists in Bellmore-Merrick are reflecting on the community’s progress and shortcomings in creating a safer, more welcoming Long Island for people of all identities.