In this time of complacency when many believe that HIV infection can't happen to them, Elaine is guaranteed to open your students eyes and change their attitudes! AIDS is a disease that is not going away. In 2014, 44,000 people in the U.S. were newly diagnosed with HIV, with fifty percent of those cases occurring in the 15 to 24 year old age group. Living and Loving in a World with AIDS is a powerful, interactive, eye-opening program about the AIDS epidemic today.
After losing her mom and stepdad to AIDS related complications Elaine vowed to speak out to prevent others from experiencing the same lose that devastated her family. She presents a very personal perspective on the stigma of HIV/AIDS.
Your students will truly understand the life-altering effects of HIV/AIDS after experiencing this award winning program. Elaine will leave them emotionally charged, and with a greater sense of compassion for those who are infected, They will be transformed to personally take precautions and assume responsibility for their behavior choices.
Elaine is a must for your AIDS awareness event! As a panel maker for the AIDS Memorial Quilt, she can supplement your AIDS Quilt Display with a powerful message of honor, awareness, and prevention.
HIV/AIDS technical facts
High risk behaviors and transmission
Challenges of living with HIV/AIDS