Services

HIV Testing

We provide HIV testing and health screening reminder services; please call (415) 558-8403 for an appointment. Comfortable and safe setting. Results in 15 minutes.

New Member Orientations

Individuals who are interested in becoming a member of AGUILAS will need to attend a new member orientation. This welcome session will give participants in overview of services offered and history of AGUILAS. It will also give you a chance to meet other new members and share as a gay bisexual Latino man in a safe and comfortable setting.

Bimonthly Groups in Spanish

These discussion groups meet every second and fourth Tuesday of every month. This is where you could meet other Latino gay/bisexual men and talk about sex, HIV, family, being gay/bisexual and other issues that effect us as gay/bisexual Latino men. Meetings begin at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM. From 6:00 to 6:30 PM dinner will be provided and give you a chance to socialize with other members in order to build community. 6:30 to 8:30 PM the topic will be discussed with a trained facilitator and co-facilitator. Desert and social from 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM.  HIV Testing provided.

Prevention with Positives in Spanish

This group meets the first and third Tuesday of every month. The group brings gay/bisexual Latino positive men together in a confidential safe space to discuss issues that affect those living with HIV/AIDS. Dinner provided at all meetings.

Monthly Group in English

This monthly group is held on the second Thursday of the month and is for Latino Men who only speak English.  This is where you could meet other Latino gay/bisexual men and talk about sex, HIV, family, being gay/bisexual and other issues that effect us as gay/bisexual Latino men. Meetings begin at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM. From 6:00 to 6:30 PM dinner will be provided and give you a chance to socialize with other members in order to build community. 6:30 to 8:30 PM the topic will be discussed with a trained facilitator and co-facilitator. Desert and social from 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

Monthly Brazilian Group in Portuguese

This monthly group is held on the third Thursday of the month and is for Brazilian Men who only speak Portuguese. This is where you could meet other Brazilian gay/bisexual men and talk about sex, HIV, family, being gay/bisexual and other issues that effect us as gay/bisexual men. Meetings begin at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM. From 6:00 to 6:30 PM dinner will be provided and give you a chance to socialize with other members in order to build community. 6:30 to 8:30 PM the topic will be discussed with a trained facilitator and co-facilitator. Desert and social from 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

Counseling (English, Spanish, Portuguese)

Do you have questions about your life, family issues, intimate relationships or friendships? Questions about your sex life or issues around HIV? We offer confidential one on one and couples support within a safe, multicultural space. If you are gay Latino, bisexual, transgender or questioning, and if you are experiencing depression, anxiety, loss, grief, relationship problems, abuse, and other issues, we can help. No charge, no waiting.

Volunteer

AGUILAS relies on the strength and commitment of its volunteers to reach its goals and objectives. Volunteers are a big part of what makes the agency feel like a family. Working together we can achieve our goals and create a more personal and meaningful experience for all of us. We are committed in maintaining a safe and comfortable environment for its volunteers; one that promotes, encourages, and acknowledges their work. To make a commitment and become a volunteer, choose the area you are interested in and contact us.

Social

We provide a social on the last Thursday of every month. It’s a time where you and friends could relax; enjoy a show and dinner. This social builds community, a sense of family, and well-being. Door prizes, raffles, and dancing. HIV Testing Available.