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Dec 09, 2019
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From Silence to Celebration

2019 has been a transformative one for Todd Fuqua: the Damien Center asked him to share his story—and his status. Todd is HIV positive.  

To Hell and Back

In 2010, Todd lost his job as an IT director at Eli Lilly due to a drug-related felony. The ensuing years were a struggle,...

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May 21, 2019
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Dave's Story

"Your gift makes the clients of the Damien Center feel like we're not forgotten—that we're not overlooked or less than."Meet one of these clients, Dave, whose access to care at Damien Center was made possible through the support of community members like you. Dave dreamed of leaving his job in...

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Nov 19, 2018
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"The Damien Center saved my life."

The Damien Center came to know Dale* through Adrianna*, a Housing Case Manager. Adrianna was serving on an outreach team, providing meals and supplies to people experiencing homelessness and living outside. This was Adrianna’s first time visiting where Dale was living. As the outreach team leader introduced Adrianna, Dale bounced...

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Supporting Those Who Need It Most

by Tyler Neal

When Jennifer* first reached out to us, she was in an unimaginable situation. Jennifer was nine months pregnant, homeless and currently out of care. When we received her call, our team leapt into action.

At The Damien Center, we pride ourselves on being a one-stop-shop approach to HIV care and prevention....

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