Extract from Cara-Friend's eleventh annual report detailing the emergence of the AIDS crisis

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Title

Extract from Cara-Friend's eleventh annual report detailing the emergence of the AIDS crisis

Subject

AIDS
Cara-Friend
Sexual Health
AIDS Awareness
AIDS Information Centres
AIDS Organisations
Gay Activism
Gay Community
Gay Information Centres
Gay Men

Description

An extract from the eleventh annual report of Cara-Friend, a befriending organisation for gay men and lesbians founded in Belfast in 1974. The extract details the organisation's awareness of the impending AIDS crisis in Northern Ireland. It describes the first AIDS-related death in Northern Ireland as well as the rising number of telephone calls received by the organisation requesting information about AIDS.

Original entry written by Nadine Gilmore 25/03/2021

Creator

Cara-Friend, 1974-Present

Source

Cara-Friend Annual Reports

Date

1984-1985

Rights

Permission to use granted by Cara-Friend. Items in this digital archive are covered by a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No-Derivatives License. Please credit the LGBT HERITAGE PROJECT Northern Ireland, and provide a link back to this site.

Format

A4 Page taken from booklet of Cara-Friend's Eleventh Annual Report, 1984-1985
Photographed 2019-10-07 by Nadine Gilmore

Language

eng

Type

Text
Report

Coverage

1984-1985
Northern Ireland

Citation

Cara-Friend, 1974-Present, “Extract from Cara-Friend's eleventh annual report detailing the emergence of the AIDS crisis,” LGBTHistoryni, accessed October 1, 2022, https://lgbthistoryni.com/items/show/45.