Communities Forward Podcast Part 2 of 2-Opal Jones

For this week’s “Communities Forward” podcast, we have continuing guest, Opal Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer of DOORWAYS, an interfaith non-profit organization in St. Louis, Missouri that provides housing and related supportive services to people living with HIV/AIDS.  DOORWAYS assists over 3,200 individuals annually in 132 counties in Missouri and Illinois.  As the lead executive, Opal oversees this $10 million organization that includes five housing programs and a licensed 24-hour residential care facility. You can learn more information about DOORWAYS here.

In “Communities Forward” episode 12, part 2 of 2, Opal discusses the misperceptions of those living with HIV/AIDS face, how communities can support them and their families, and why housing is one of the best tools for addressing their needs. You can find the podcast and listen here.

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