Our Mission Statement:

Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) provides support and advocacy for adults and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in southern Nevada. AFAN works to reduce HIV infection through prevention education to eliminate fear, prejudice and the stigma associated with the disease.

AFAN is committed to a system that nurtures personal growth and dignity of persons served, which is emphasized during orientation, ongoing staff trainings and the culture of our organization.

CLIENT SERVICES

Services to Our Community

AFAN’s services are designed to foster a client’s sense of pride, independence and self-empowerment. Everyone has a different starting point. Some clients may need more services than others. We assess client’s needs and based on eligibility, connect them with Read more →

AFAN’s Not to Be Missed Events

We have multiple events each year to meet all interests and you’re invited!
From the over-the-top Black and White Party, to the AIDS Walk and our annual Kid’s Holiday Toy Drive.
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How You Can Get Involved

There are numerous ways you can get involved and help AFAN achieve its goals. We have a variety of special events that appeal to just about every interest, awesome volunteer opportunities as a Friend of AFAN, corporate sponsorships and even support for the kids of our clients.
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Did You Know?

  • AFAN has been providing services to people infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS for over 30 years. AFAN is the largest AIDS Service Organization in Nevada.
  • AFAN has approximately 1,100 registered clients and assists with guidance to many more.
  • AFAN has two of the most significant fundraising events for AIDS in Nevada; AIDS Walk Las Vegas and the Black & White Party.
  • AFAN has been recognized by the U.S. Congress, Nevada’s Governor, and the Nevada State Assembly for its continued efforts and advocacy in the HIV/AIDS community and for educating the population about this vitally important work.

Thank you to our sponsors!