Press Releases

AIDS Action Committee’s press releases keep the media and public informed on what’s new in our programs, services, and events.

 

21ST ANNUAL TASTE OF THE SOUTH END

2016 EVENT INCLUDES SAMPLINGS FROM MORE THAN 40 CELEBRATED CHEFS IN BOSTON’S HOTTEST CULINARY DESTINATION   AIDS Action Committee’s 21st annual Taste of the South End will take place Tuesday,…

PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION STOPS BARNSTABLE FROM SHUTTING DOWN HYANNIS NEEDLE DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM

Declaring that AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod’s (ASGCC) needle access program “saves lives,” a Superior Court judge, in a first-of-its kind ruling,  issued a preliminary injunction against the town…

AIDS ACTION COMMITTEE OF MASSACHUSETTS ANNOUNCES NEW COALITION FOCUSED ON ELIMINATING TRANSMISSION OF HIV INFECTION IN MASS.

WORLD AIDS DAY DEC. 1 TO SEE ROLLOUT OF “GETTING TO ZERO COALITION” AT STATE HOUSE   BOSTON, Nov. 30 2015 — On World AIDS Day, Tuesday, Dec. 1, AIDS…

BARNSTABLE SUED FOR BLOCKING LEGAL, LIFE-SAVING NEEDLE DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM

Tuesday, November 10 — Today in Barnstable Superior Court, AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod (ASGCC) filed suit against Barnstable for preventing the group from providing free sterile needles to…

AIDS ACTION COMMITTEE TO OFFER TESTIMONY ON ISSUES RELATED TO OPIOID CRISIS

AGENCY WILL TESTIFY NOV. 2 BEFORE JOINT COMMITTEE ON MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH   October 27, 2015―AIDS Action Committee announces today that…