North Central Florida
We must state clearly that AIDS is not
over. HIV infection rates are continuing to increase. We
must be vigilant and constant in our efforts in HIV
education and risk reduction. We will support our clients
in the fullest, and your help is necessary to fulfill
- Joseph F. Antonelli,
NCFAN Mail a
bi-monthly information newsletter
HIV/AIDS Conferences and Workshops
AIDS 104 classes
101 classes upon request
Prevention Education and Risk Reduction
- Parent Education
Educators Training Program
HIV Positive Speakers Bureau
African American AIDS Task Force
AIDS Day/AIDS Awareness Week
in the Workplace Program
Assistance for HIV positive individuals
and their loved ones
Project AIDS Care Case Managers
The Buddy Program
Necessities for Living
ProBono Legal Services
Healthier Living Classes
Volunteer Opportunities for Persons Living with AIDS
All network services are provided free
The Numbers are Frightening
Florida has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in
the United States.
July '97 when name reporting began in Florida through
February '98, four thousand one hundred twenty-three
people have been reported as infected with HIV. This
means that approximately one in 172 people in
Florida are estimated to be HIV positive.
infection is growing faster in rural
couties than in cities.
the number one killer of nonwhite women
aged 15-44 in Florida.
NCFAN serves 16 counties in north central Florida:
Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist,
Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion,
Putnam, Sumter, Suwanee and Union counties.
With one hour a week or one hour
you can make a difference.
our community as a volunteer.
NCFAN Financial Supporters
NCFAN receives funding from a variety of
sources including Project AIDS Care/Medicaid Waiver Case
Management, Department of Health, State of Florida
grants, United Way of Alachua County, corporate
donations, memorial donations, membership in Friends
of NCFAN and fundraisers such as our annual AIDS
Walk in Gainesville, and the annual Silent and Live
The network is a 501 (c) (3)
not-for-profit corporation with a volunteer Board of
Directors. NCFAN undergoes annual audits, as well as
institutional reviews by the Deaprtment of Health, State
of Florida, and the United Way of Alachua County. All
donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by
NCFAN needs your support to
continue its work. Please consider joining Friends
of NCFAN or making a corporate
donation. Thank you.
A copy of the official registration and
financial information may be obtained from the Division
of Consumer Services by calling toll-free within the
state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval,
or recommendation by the state. Call 1-800-453-7352.
Questions and comments can also be
emailed to email@example.com.
Last updated on Aug 7, 1998.