Category Archives: Hepatitis C policy

Project Inform releases new report on safer consumption spaces in the U.S.

SAFER CONSUMPTION SPACES IN THE UNITED STATES: The time is right to unite for a national movement Click here for a PDF of the Report. Project Inform is pleased to release “Safer Consumption Spaces in the United States: Uniting for a National Movement.” This report stems…Read More

President’s Vicious, Inhumane and Anti-Science Budget Threatens Our Progress Toward Eliminating HIV and Hepatitis C

On May 23, 2017, the President released his fiscal year 2018 budget, proposing dramatic and devastating cuts to non-defense discretionary programs, in addition to massive tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans. This budget sends a clear and vicious message about who and what the Administration values….Read More

Working at the State Level: Project Inform’s California Advocacy for 2017

State-level advocacy efforts are crucial to create lasting change. Often efforts that are started at local and state levels inform national trends and structural changes at the federal level (think about the history of same-sex marriage, health care reform, and syringe exchange in the United States)….Read More

Project Inform Statement on the Disastrous and Deadly American Health Care Act

Project Inform denounces the House of Representatives for voting for the American Health Care Act (AHCA), a bill that would set back efforts to end the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics in favor of a hefty tax break for the wealthy. If the bill is signed…Read More

Project Inform staff Emalie Huriaux’s whirlwind of advocacy

In FY 15-16 CalHEP and Project Inform successfully advocated for state funding for the California Department of Public Health to establish a syringe supply clearinghouse to support HIV and viral hepatitis prevention services around the state. Here is CalHEP Chair, Emalie Huriaux, with some of the supplies from…Read More

Creating Spaces for Safer for People Who Use Drugs: A Harm Reduction Imperative

  Creating Spaces for Safer for People Who Use Drugs: A Harm Reduction Imperative- Andrew Reynolds On September 27 and 28, 2016, Project Inform hosted a think tank entitled “Safe Consumption Spaces in the United States: Uniting for a National Movement.” This national gathering of experts—people…Read More

Ensuring Access to Medi-Cal Services for Transgender Beneficiaries

On October 6, 2016, California’s Department of Health Care Services issued the following letter and resources regarding transgender health care coverage under Medi-Cal plans. The APL (All Plan Letter) is available by clicking this link. The website link for all letters is available by clicking this…Read More