Supporting young sexual minorities a key to HIV prevention

Published: May 30, 2009

Supporting young sexual minorities a key to HIV prevention

Rosa looks back at her son’s death with a strong sense of guilt. “I regret that I did not have the courage to accept, support and love him the way he was,” she said.

This sense of remorse coupled with the strong homophobic culture in Mexico drove Rosa and three friends to start up an organization called Foundation Towards a Sense of Life in 2005. She has also written a book, “AIDS, A Mother’s Story” to support mother with LGBT children.

Leave a Reply