Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive!
Reducing Harm In The Capital: GET HIP to HELP those in the DC Sex Trade!
How does HIPS help? HIV and HEP C testing, care coordination and navigation, PREP, SNS, CRCS, Housing Navigation, syringe access and disposal, safer sex materials, harm reduction, care coordination, linkage to care, treatment adherence , 24-hour hotline, drop in center, showers, laundry, community lunch, computer lab, drug testing, art programs, health care, goal setting! Coming soon:Medical care, mental health services, pharmacy, drug treatment & addiction services.
HIPS actively participates in December 17th, contributing: In a world where over half of the sex workers we’ve spoken to have experienced violence, from everyone from their clients to the police, every day is a struggle and an achievement. We celebrate their resilience and mourn the systems that perpetuate stigma and condone murder.
love and hope –
HIPS · 906 H St NE, Washington, DC 20002, United States