The LGBTQ Health Clinic That Faced a Dark Truth About the AIDS Crisis

Abdallah Fayyad
The LGBTQ Health Clinic That Faced a Dark Truth About the AIDS Crisis

On an otherwise quiet residential block, with a school on one side and a church on the other, a nightclub once drew crowds from all along the East Coast for some of Washington, D.C.’s most raucous parties. Like other organizations in the city, the ClubHouse quickly responded to the AIDS crisis. The club also partnered with Whitman-Walker Health, a D.C.-area clinic focused on HIV and LGBTQ care, to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS.