Monkeypox Vaccination Available

Monkeypox cases have nearly doubled in New Jersey in the last week from 45 to 89, according to the latest state Department of Health report. READ MORE

 

Monkeypox spreads through close intimate contact and/or high concentration of respiratory droplets. Skin to skin contact, as well as skin to clothing surfaces that have it on it, is a way for transmission.

BERGEN New Bridge Medical Center

… is providing vaccinations tomorrow from 7am to 10am by appointment.

Full Vaccination is 2 shots / 4 weeks apart.

 

Here is the link to schedule an appointment:

 

If you are at risk, the vaccination could save you a lot of problems.

Newsweek reports on long-lasting scarring.

 

WHAT I SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MONKEYPOX… CLICK HERE

Summer Celebration 2 @ CALABRIA Room at Costa’s Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

PLEASE JOIN
THE IMPERIAL COURT OF NEW YORK AND
THEIR MOST IMPERIAL SOVEREIGN MAJESTIES
EMPEROR XIII, AND REGENT EMPEROR XXXI RON & EMPRESS XIII, XXIII, AND REGENT EMPRESS XXXVI ANNE TIQUE
FOR

SUMMER CELEBRATION 2: AN AFTERNOON OF FOOD AND FUN

SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2022
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
TICKETS: $50
PURCHASE AT: ICNY.ORG/SUMMERCELEBRATION

THE CALABRIA ROOM AT COSTA’S
120 CHESTNUT STREET
ROSELLE PARK, NJ 07204

NET PROCEEDS BENEFIT BUDDIES OF NJ, INC. & THE TYLER CLEMENTI FOUNDATION

September 18 | National HIV & Aging

HIV & AGING AIDS AWARENESS DAY

SEPTEMBER 18
If your over 50 and Living With HIV…  Stop By for a Shop Rite Gift Card
Buddies has assisted thousands of people throughout the years. We choose to thank people who have trusted us with services over the past 35 years with a small token: A $10.00 Shop Rite Gift Card will be available from tomorrow (National HIV & Aging Awareness Day)
up to and including our food distribution day on September 24th/25th at Buddies of NJ, Inc.
You may be asked to re-certify if you have not in the last 6 months.
You qualify if you are a client or former client 5o Years or older.
You Must Stop By… LIMITED SUPPLY AVAILABLE
while cards last
People over 50 in New Jersey
account for more than half of the People Living With HIV/AIDS.
Make an appointment to get a FREE HIV test at Buddies
and/or bring a friend for one this September!
Help End the Epidemic by 2025

GHMC HIV & Aging Awareness Day Webinar:

recording available at aginghiv.org!

NJHPG & Rutgers HIV & Aging Webinars:

Sign On Wednesdays in October 1:30 PM to 3PM

HIV Testing & Counseling

Questions: E-mail a TEAM MEMBER at testing@njbuddies.org
to schedule a testing appointment

PrEP Services – One Pill A Day to Prevent a Lifetime of HIV

Find out if PrEP is right for you!
Please call 201-489-2900 to schedule an appointment;
you may also e-mail eric@njbuddies.org

Kickoff Extravaganza – UNCRINKLED & READY TO GO VIRTUAL (April 30th)

2020 Kickoff Extravaganza  –  UNCRINKLED & READY TO GO VIRTUAL

CLICK HERE & REGISTER TO GET A SIGN-IN LINK

VIRTUAL – NJAW Kickoff Party w. Buddies

FREE Virtual Get Together to Kickoff the VIRTUAL New Jersey AIDS WALK 2020

About this Event

Spend some time with supporters and Buddies’ Partners at a Virtual type ‘Happy Hour’ in Support of the NJ AIDS WALK .

This will be done on a ZOOM platform. Eventbrite registrants will receive a sign on link with instructions; only registrants with passwords will be allowed in the room.

There will be guest performers as well as some open mic opportunity toward the end. There will be music and fun brought right to you and where you feel most comfortable signing in.

Don’t not miss this opportunities to see friends and supporters of the NJ AIDS WALK who have been with us through the years and NOW at this most important time.

We invite each of you to set the mood in your space… lighting, comfortable place to relax and enjoy conversation and entertainment, quiet and dim enough to hear and see everyone, and, of course… BYOB Bring Your Own Bundle of fun… food, costumes, signage, beverages .

SEE THE VIDEO SLIDESHOW from 2015 BELOW

Entertainers – Singers – Poets – Visual/Dance – Comedians -Drag Artists!

PLEASE BE APPROPRIATE!

BLOKE Fundraiser on Feb 1

A fun night of fashion. An event you won’t want to miss!

This Friday, February 1st, BLOKE Underwear and Fragrances is having an Underwear Release Party at Club Feather’s.  They have chosen to share  the proceeds with with us, Buddies of New Jersey, an HIV/AIDS Service Organization that gives much back to LGBTQIA Communities in means of HIV Services and Prevention, Substance Abuse and Addiction Services, Mental Health Counseling, Peer Support Groups, Food Pantry and more…

Hope to see you all at Club Feathers. Doors open at 9 Party begins at 10.  Dancers to model the underwear included.

Club Feathers

77 Kinderkamack Rd

River Edge, NJ  07661

WORLD AIDS DAY

DESCRIPTION

Join Buddies of NJ, Inc. remembering those who have gone ahead of us and those who still fighting HIV/AIDS. The martyrs, the unfortunate, the champions and more… we will remember and hopefully honor in our fight to defeat stigma and champion love until HIV is gone.

Light dinner and social following.

Dinner Provided by: Walgreens

AHORA  —   RSVP  —   NOW 

Únase a Buddies of NJ, Inc. para recordar a quienes nos han adelantado y a quienes aún luchan contra el VIH / SIDA. Los mártires, los desafortunados, los campeones y más … recordaremos y, con suerte, honraremos nuestra lucha para derrotar el estigma y defender el amor hasta que el VIH desaparezca. Cena ligera y social. Cena proporcionada por: Walgreens

Open Mic

April 7th | OPEN MIC WITH JOHNNY TREMENDOUS @ Old San Juan Express

Johnny Tremendous with the help of his friends is MAKING FUN GREAT AGAIN… …one song, one poem and one joke at a time !

($15 tAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATION WILL BENEFIT NJ AIDS WALK + $10 fOOD mIN)

Old San Juan Express  | 1007, 260 S. Summit Ave, Hackensack 7PM to 11PM 

 

LGBT Expo THIS WEEKEND at NY Javits Center

LGBT Expo | 10 | 12 pm to 5 pm  DAY 2 
CLICK HERE TO JOIN US

Paterson – Passaic County Bergen County HIV/AIDS Services Planning Council has obtained a table for the purposes of outreach to LGBT Community. It was quantified that 37% of pre-registrants of past years were from NJ and that this year they are expecting nearly 40,000 participant due to free admission and ticketing. All Ryan White providers and clients from the TGA are invited to join by filling out this form. There will be limited transportation provided for those who will staff the entire weekend. All else are responsible for there own transportation.

GO HERE: https://thelgbtexpo.com/tickets/ for FREE tickets and more info on the EXPO