PLEASE NOTE: The UHU offices will be closed on Monday May 27th and Tuesday May 28th and will resume with normal business hours beginning Wednesday, May 29th. As a result of this change, our normally scheduled weekly support groups on Monday & Tuesday WILL NOT MEET on the aforementioned dates but will resume the following week. If you have any questions, please call us during normal business hours at (202) 446-1100. Please have a safe & enjoyable Memorial Day Holiday Weekend.
Get Tested & Know Your Status:
As we observe DC Black Pride 2013, be sure to look out for the Us Helping Us Mobile Testing Unit this weekend. FREE, confidential HIV testing will be provided on the following dates:
Friday May 24th: At the DC Black Pride host hotel, Hyatt Regency Washington located on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001 (from 3 - 7 pm)
Sunday May 26th: At The DC Black Pride Health & Wellness Expo, Francis-Stevens Educational Campus, 2425 N St NW Washington, DC 20037 (from 12 Noon - 6 pm)
Monday May 27th: At The Picnic In The Park, Fort Dupont Park, 3600 F Street SE, Washington, DC 20020 (from 12 Noon - 6 pm) (See flyer below for directions)
Us Helping Us kicks off the 25th Anniversary Celebration THIS Saturday May 25th at our "Backyard BBQ"!
Join Us Helping Us on Monday May 27th from Noon - 7 pm, as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary on Memorial Day at the "Picnic In The Park". See all details below:
FOR MORE INFO ABOUT THE "PICNIC IN THE PARK", CALL OUR OFFICE AT (202) 446-1100.
Regular Weekly Events:
MONDAYS (7 - 9 pm) - “U… a black gay men’s affinity group”
A safe space where black gay men can find meaningful conversations, share perspectives, and find support on topics that affect us in today’s society.
TUESDAYS (7 - 9 pm) - “40 n U… an affinity group for black gay men 40 years old and older”
A safe space where mature men can have conversations that are meaningful, supportive, and thought provoking on topics for and about them.
WEDNESDAYS (7 - 9 pm) - “A positive U… for black gay men living with HIV/AIDS”
A safe, confidential space and support group to explore what it means to be black, gay and HIV-positive in today’s world.
PLEASE NOTE: The Us Helping Us Wednesday night support group WILL NOT MEET next Wednesday, May 22nd. This group will resume meeting on Wednesday, May 29th, from 7 - 9 pm. For any additional questions or concerns, call our office during normal business hours at (202) 446-1100.
THURSDAYS (6:30 - 7:45 pm) - “Coming Up From The Bottom - Narcotics Anonymous Meeting” This a a regular meeting of NA. Anyone who is an addict or thinks s/he may be an addict is welcome. NOTE: It is a closed meeting of NA, so it is not intended for individuals who are not addicts. This group is independent and is not a program of Us Helping Us. For more information, contact: Darlene at 202 492-5668.
SATURDAYS (10 - 11 am) - “Exercise Group: Stretching and Low Impact Arobics”
Facilitated by a fitness trainer, get your body ready for the rest of your life. $15 fee. Contact Elbert Barnes 202 498-7421 for more information.
Unless otherwise specified, all group activities are located at:
Us Helping Us Building (enter the basement door in the rear)
3636 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010
Telephone: 202 446-1100