Welcome to AFC

For thirty years, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) has led the fight for HIV prevention and treatment services in Illinois. Learn more about our work.
 

Prevention

Stopping HIV transmission through testing and education and connecting newly diagnosed HIV-positive people to VIP care is the goal of AFC's prevention team. More >>

Case Management

A system of case mangers help people in need navigate systems that connect them to HIV medications, housing, food, transportation and other necessities. More >>

Housing

AFC partners with community organizations across the Chicago metropolitan area to provide shelter for vulnerable people living with HIV and other chronic illnesses. More >>

Advocacy

AFC's Advocacy team amplifies the voice of the HIV/AIDS community in Springfield, at community trainings and in conferences and conversations around the world. More >>

 

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One Year Of
Impact

5,656 clients were provided case management services.

1,175 clients were provided housing assistance.

188 professionals were trained on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention.

8,666 people were tested for HIV.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Data from 2013)