In this episode of LGBTQ Spotlight, Paul Hempel and Scott Clapson talk about HIV, the importance of HIV testing, the stigma around HIV, and the healthy life opportunities that result from early detection of HIV infection. They discuss Paul’s involvement with Cascade Aids Project in Portland and other volunteer work, including building a relationship with HIV Alliance in Eugene.

HIV AllianceThe HIV Alliance is a Eugene-based nonprofit organization.They will offer free oral HIV testing on Sunday September 27 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM downstairs at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 401 Fir Street, in Brooking. A special thank you to St. Timothy’s for providing the space for this important program.

Host: Scott Clapson, Producer: Scott Clapson


You can follow the local LGBTQ community at the Facebook sites LGBT Crescent City, Brookings, Gold Beach and PFLAG Gold Beach.


The monthly LGBTQ Meet and Greet:
Sunday, September 27 at 4:00 PM
Oxenfrē Public House
631 Chetco Ave.
Brookings, Oregon

… and every last Sunday of the month


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