ABOUT US

EL AMBIENTE

The El Ambiente HIV/HCV/STIs prevention program gives members the tools they need to better adhere to safer sexual practices

by addressing issues specific to Latin culture.

HIV TESTING AND SEXUAL HEALTH INFORMATION

AGUILAS, in partnership with the University of California San Francisco’s (UCSF) Alliance Health Project, provides fast,  free and confidential testing for HIV/HCV & STIs.  For more information or to make an appointment, please visit alliancehealthproject.ucsf.edu or call (415) 476-3902.

 

ONE-ON-ONE COUNSELING SESSIONS

AGUILAS partners with many licensed mental health specialists who provide free, 1:1 counseling sessions for both individuals and couples. Please call (415) 558-8403 for further information and to schedule your session.

FREE SUPPORT GROUPS

Every Tuesday evening, AGUILAS hosts free social support groups for members to engage with others and share their experiences.

Dinner is provided! Groups are conducted in three languages and cover a variety of topics, including HIV. Please visit this calendar for

further information.

MONTHLY SOCIAL & SPECIAL EVENTS

Looking for more social opportunities? AGUILAS hosts free monthly member events at different locations across San Francisco and Oakland. Fun entertainment, tasty food and lots of fun are guaranteed! In addition, AGUILAS also hosts other social events throughout the year, including holiday weekends, Pride Month and the Folsom St. Fair, among many others.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

One great way to give back to our community is through volunteerism. AGUILAS members can volunteer their time and energy to

support everything from new-member outreach to event support to HIV awareness efforts.  For more information, please email ovcsfaguilas@gmail.com or call (415) 580-2749.

FUNDING

AGUILAS is generously funded by organizations including:

 

  • City and County of San Francisco

  • Imperial Council of San Francisco (San Francisco Imperial Court)

  • Richard Ermet AIDS Foundation (REAF)

  • Academy of Friends

  • Our Town San Francisco (OurTownsf.org) 

  • California Office of AIDS

  • ViiV Healthcare Foundation

  • ViiV Health Foundation (Leadership Training and Certificate program)

  • Free HIV, STI and Hep C testing in collaboration with UCSF Alliance Health

​​Call us:
+1.415.558.8403

​Find us: 

AGUILAS (LGBT Center)
1800 Market St. 4th Floor, Suite 403
San Francisco, CA 94102-6227

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