Connecting the HIV/AIDS Community

Welcome to HANS! We are your first stop for HIV/AIDS information, services, and resources in Sarasota, Manatee, DeSoto, and Charlotte counties in Southwest Florida.

The HIV/AIDS Network of Southwest Florida links individuals, agencies, health care professionals, and other service providers committed to reducing the negative impact of HIV and AIDS in our community.

Who we are

Diverse Member Agencies form the core of HANS, working together to provide planning & services for the community.

What we do

HANS links you to many resources, including HIV/AIDS Services (including health care and case management), Education (and the Speakers Bureau), Prevention, Peer Navigators, events, and more.  HANS Member Agencies work together to coordinate local and regional HIV/AIDS response efforts.

Notice:  This site contains HIV prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences.


HIV Testing
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Or text your ZIP code to 477493 for sites near you

The Condom TrailCondom Trail
Get free condoms here

HIV by Group
Get info for groups... risk factors and special considerations for Gay / Bisexual Men, genders, races/ethnicities, ages, and others

Info, referrals, and counseling

HIV/AIDS Hotlines
State and national hotlines in multiple languages