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August 15, 2018

Posted on by Joy Mosenfelder

As service providers, we at Victory Programs work daily with people who are struggling to make life sustaining decisions in the face of heartbreaking challenges. Yesterday and today, we were witness to an example of the unfortunate consequences that sometimes … Continue reading

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Modifying Recovery to Meet the Needs of Individuals with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

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Recently, staff at Victory House, one of Victory Programs’ five residential recovery programs, underwent training to learn how to better screen recovery clients for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and how best to respond to challenges specific to the disorder. While … Continue reading

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Myths vs. Truths about HIV, Hepatitis C, and STIs

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Guest blog written by Rachel Kirsh, Intern, Victory Programs’ Mobile Prevention Team   HIV You can tell someone has HIV just by looking at them. HIV can exist in the body for more than a decade without showing signs or … Continue reading

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National HIV Testing Day

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June 27 is National HIV Testing Day. A few months ago Victory Programs’ Mobile Prevention Team added STI, HIV, and Hepatitis C testing and screening to the services available for Victory Programs’ clients and members of the community. The services … Continue reading

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Surviving Pioneers of the HIV Epidemic Recognition Event

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On Wednesday, June 6, the Victory Programs’ Boston Living Center was packed with attendees for SPHERE “Surviving Pioneers of the HIV Epidemic Recognition Event,” an evening featuring discussion groups, breakout sessions and a panel that brought together consumers and providers … Continue reading

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