Community Resources

ACLU Lesbian and Gay Rights Project

The Lesbian & Gay Rights Project fights discrimination against LGBT people and families. We work to move public opinion through the courts and legislatures, in educational outreach, and by creating tools for people to advocate for change.


The AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) is a non-profit community-based AIDS research and treatment education center. Provides information on scientifically promising therapies for HIV/AIDS conducts research and offers educational information on treatment and adherence to affected communities.

Aid For AIDS

AID FOR AIDS is an organization committed to improving the quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean and to empower them and their caregivers by providing access to medications, medical monitoring and treatment/prevention education and by promoting leadership and capacity building. is dedicated to providing people living with HIV the necessary information they need to make empowered treatment decisions. By offering complete, but not complicated, up-to-date info, seeks to help those that are both new and old to this challenge, and to remain a powerful resource for years to come.

Amethyst Women’s Project

Amethyst Women’s Project seeks to restore dignity and hope to the lives of women adversely impacted by substance abuse, HIV/AIDS and domestic violence and to protect and preserve family systems in Coney Island and it’s surrounding neighborhoods.


The American Foundation for AIDS Research (amFAR), the nation’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of AIDS research, AIDS prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS related public policy. They provide general prevention education information, grants to medical researchers on HIV/AIDS, and more academic research findings.

Audre Lorde Project

The Audre Lorde Project is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit and Transgender People of Color center for community organizing, focusing on the New York City area. Through mobilization, education and capacity-building, we work for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice. Committed to struggling across differences, we seek to responsibly reflect, represent and serve our various communities.

Callen Lorde

Health care center dedicated to meeting the health care needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities and people living with HIV/AIDS-regardless of any patient’s ability to pay. We are welcoming to all, regardless of sexual orientation or insurance coverage.

Freedom to Marry Coalition

Freedom to Marry is the gay and non-gay partnership working to win marriage equality nationwide. Headed by Evan Wolfson, one of America’s leading lesbian/gay rights advocates and lawyers, Freedom to Marry brings new resources and a renewed context of urgency and opportunity to this social justice movement.

Gay Men’s Health Crisis

Their mission is to reduce the spread of HIV disease, help people with HIV maintain and improve their health and independence, and keep the prevention, treatment and cure of HIV an urgent national and local priority.

HIV Law Project

The HIV Law Project believes that all people deserve the same rights, including the right to live with dignity and respect, the right to be treated as equal members of society, and the right to fulfill basic human needs.

HIV/AIDS AntiStigma Initiative

The AED Center on AIDS & Community Health is coordinating the HIV/AIDS Anti-Stigma Initiative. Stigma remains one of the most poorly understood aspects of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. In conjunction with the Ford Foundation and the five project grantees, AED is working towards providing a baseline of understanding on the available research and literature on this topic, combining what is known domestically with what is known internationally, with programmatic approaches to combat HIV/AIDS-related stigma.

Immigration Equality Group

Immigration Equality is a national grass roots organization that works to end discrimination in U.S. immigration law against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and HIV-positive people, and to help obtain asylum for those persecuted in their home country based on their sexual orientation, transgender identity or HIV-status.


Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

Life or Meth
Excellent site on crystal meth information and resources.

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

Works to build the grassroots political power of the LGBT community to win complete equality.

New York Association for Gender Rights Advocacy

NYAGRA’s mission is to advocate for freedom of gender identity and expression for all.

New York City Anti-Violence Project

The Project serves lesbian, gay, transgender, bisexual and HIV-positive victims of violence, and others affected by violence, by providing free and confidential services enabling them to regain their sense of control, identify and evaluate their options, and assert their rights.

New York State Department of Health

The New York State Department of Health provides general health promotion information on several topics and other consumer information. At this website, you can print out copies of the Guide to Quality HIV Care in New York State, HIV uninsured care program (ADAP), or the HIV Counseling and Testing Resource Directory, among many others.

NY AIDS Coalition

The New York AIDS Coalition (NYAC) is an alliance of community-based service providers and their supporters working for increased funding and fair policies for people living with HIV/AIDS in New York State.

How to Apply?

If you are interested in being considered for a particular position, please send a resume and cover letter, position desired and salary requirements to:

Personnel Department
Hispanic AIDS Forum
1767 Park Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10035
Fax: 212-868-6237

HAF is an equal opportunity employer!



HAF- Manhattan
1767 Park Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10035
(212) 563-4500

12 Noon to 7:30PM Monday to Thursdays; Fridays 9:30AM- 4:00PM except major holidays when the office is closed.

De medio día a 7:30PM de martes a jueves; viernes de 9:30AM a 4PM excepto días feriados cuando HAF cierra.

Testing available by appointment only.  No walk ins will be accepted.


HAF-Queens Pride House
76-11 37th Avenue, Suite 206
Jackson Heights, New York 10372
Tel: 718-409-5309


HAF- Bronx
975 Kelly Street, 4th Floor (corner of Westchester Ave)
Bronx, NY 11459

2 & 5 Train and 4 & 17 Bus to Intervale Avenue

Monday through Thursday: 12PM - 7PM and Friday: 10AM-4PM except major holidays when the office is closed.

Lunes a jueves: 12PM - 7PM y viernes: 10AM-4PM excepto días feriados cuando HAF cierra.

St. Ann’s Corner Harm Reduction
310 Walton Avenue, Suite 201 (between 138th & 140th Street)
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 585-5544

4 & 5 train to 138th Street & Grand Concourse Station

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month: 11AM – 2PM

Cada 2do y 4to martes de cada mes: 11AM - 2PM

* We offer HIV antibody testing at other locations but the schedule is not fixed. Please feel free to call 212-868-6230 for more details or if you prefer to make an appointment. 

* Ofrecemos la prueba del VIH en muchas otras localidades, pero el itinerario no es fijo. Para más detalles llama o si prefiere hacer una cita, por favor llame al 212-868-6230.

Fax for all Locations
(212) 868-6237