On December 1, Street Works welcomes the public to attend the organization’s “COVID, Condoms & Care” outreach event from 10 AM to 6 PM at its new location on 1326B Rosa Parks Blvd. Davidson County Mayor John Cooper will help celebrate the community center’s grand opening and Street Works staff will provide free HIV testing and distribute COVID-19 care bags to attendees. Masks are required and temperature checks will be required for entry.
Also on December 1, Street Works will host ‘Let’s Talk About It: Know Your Status with Dr. Sherry Blake’ to highlight the importance of talking to friends and family members about HIV testing and provide tips on how to start difficult conversations about sex and sexuality, HIV testing, and being HIV positive. The community event is sponsored by Gilead Science.
Let’s Talk About It: Know Your Status with Dr. Sherry Blake panelists include: Dr. Sherry Blake, clinical psychologist known for her role on Braxton Family Values will moderate the expert panel; Dr. Tiye Link, Director of Healthy University at Nashville Cares; Brady Eztzkorn-Morris, co-chair of the Ryan White Planning Council, radio host, and advocate; David and Johnny Lester-Massey, a serodiscordant couple who candidly share their experiences with beginning a serodiscordant relationship and how they have stayed safe and healthy.
Click here to watch the full virtual discussion.