WORLD supports Latinx HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on October 15, 2017!


Somos una organización donde damos apoyo a las mujeres las  cuales viven con el virus del VIH en la comunidad de Oakland. Somos defensores que educamos a mujeres que viven con VIH/SIDA y proveemos  información práctica, asistencia de grupos de apoyo emocional para  mujeres recientemente diagnosticadas y las que llevan más años viviendo con VIH.

W.O.R.L.D. Apoya en este día de la conciencia Latina  a todas las mujeres Latinas que luchan a diario con este virus y las apoyamos en gran manera para seguir luchando a prevenir, y combatir esta enfermedad.

 We are an organization where we give support to women living with HIV in Oakland. We are defenders that educate women living with HIV and provide practical information, support groups for emotional support for women recently diagnosed and even women who have been living with the virus for many years. WORLD supports today as the Latinx HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and supports all the women fighting daily with HIV so that we can continue to fight to prevent and end the epidemic.

California Governor Signs Bill Modernizing State’s HIV Laws

October 6, 2017 CONTACT: Naina Khanna,, 510.681.1169 or Jennie Smith-Camejo,, 347.553.5174 Sacramento, Calif.— Governor Jerry Brown today signed into law landmark legislation to reform outdated laws that unfairly criminalized and stigmatized people living with HIV. Senate Bill (SB) 239 was authored by Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and Asm. Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) […]

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Upcoming Events at WORLD

Tommorow #STANDAGAINSTHATE Open Forum  WORLD will be holding a forum in Oakland to have a community discussion on the events in Charlottesville, VA. Come share your thoughts and feelings regarding the blatant bigotry and racism displayed and action steps to keep our communities safe. We’ll also be screening the VICE mini-documentary, “Charlottesville: Race and Terror” at […]

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Female Condoms Will Now Be Prescription Only

Original Story published on Written By Martha Kempner With the Manufacturer Banking on Birth Control Benefits Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to Bolster Sales, the Oft-Overlooked Method Used by all Genders, May Now Cost as Much as $20 per Condom for the Uninsured if They Can’t Get It Through Health Departments or Non-Profits The female condom, […]

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Stand Against Hate With WORLD

In the wake of the trauma inducing events that took place in Charlottesville and the subsequent lack of political morale courage on the part of our elected leaders in the face of these terrorist actions, AHF has made the bold commitment to launch a public campaign called #StandAgainstHate. As an affiliate, WORLD will be holding […]

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