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MAUI AIDS FOUNDATION

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OUR MISSION

The mission of Maui AIDS Foundation is to promote the health and well-being of the members of our community.

Founded in 1986, Maui AIDS Foundation (MAF) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) health and social service organization focused on promoting the sexual health and well-being of the members of our community. MAF is the only AIDS service organization serving Maui County including the islands of Maui, Lanai and Molokai. MAF provides direct services that include linkage to medical care, access to HIV medications, food, and emotional and educational support to those in need. MAF also provides comprehensive educational and testing programs. These preventative programs provide information, preventative tools and testing. Maui AIDS Foundation provides these vital services free of cost to the community of Maui County. MAF has broadened our programs and services over time extending in to Harm Reduction and Drug Prevention.

Maui AIDS Foundation provides all of the following services to the community:

  • Harm Reduction

  • A partner of the Maui Police Department on their Mobile Medical Educational Unit (MMEU), providing free testing, prevention education, Hep-C hygiene kits, support, and linkage to care every Monday across Maui County. This program meets our most vulnerable populations who do not have access to care. Donate a hygiene kit

  • Free clinical testing for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as HIV, Hepatitis-C (HCV) and Syphilis, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea STI Facts

  • Comprehensive Case Management for HIV positive individuals including medical insurance enrollment, on-site food pantry, housing assistance, linkage to medical care, dental care, medications, and more  

  • Prevention education 

  • Health insurance enrollment (year-round consultations) make an appointment

  • LGB+ programs and support groups 

  • Resources and support groups for Transgender individual

  • Linkage to mental health services and suicide prevention  

  • Community outreach 

  • HIV 101 and cultural competency trainings (including Maui Police Department and other community partners)

  • Referral system for victims of domestic violence   

  • Free testing and education for inmates in MCCC, Maui Community Correctional Center, through our Corrections Program

  • A Partner of the Ma'i Movement Hawaii providing sanitary products for those in need

  • Collaboration with Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) for administration of Hepatitis A and B vaccinations 

  • Naloxone training for opioid overdose 

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ARE YOU HIV POSITIVE?

UNSURE OF YOUR SEXUAL HEALTH STATUS?

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WANT TO STAY HIV - ?

IMPORTANT UPDATES

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MAHALO NUI LOA FOR JOINING US ON WORLD AIDS DAY

Take a look at a special

message and photos from this

memorable evening.

MAUI AIDS FOUNDATION APPOINTS MAUI NATIVE

AMANDA N.E. RIBAO AS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Learn more about Amanda

and  this exciting time of growth

for MAF and our community!

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WE NEED YOUR HELP

SERVING OUR AT-RISK AND

HOUSELESS COMMUNITY

Learn about our partnership with the Maui Police Department and a very easy way to make a big difference.

 Subscribe

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SPRING FUNDRAISER! Candy for a Cause

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Support MAF food pantry

with some delicious spring treats from See's Candies

This is an easy way to show compassion for our Maui community!

20% profit goes directly to our in-house food pantry and

the goodies are shipped directly to you! 

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YOU MAY HAVE HEARD - UNFORTUNATELY, AMAZON SMILE IS SHUTTING DOWN ON 2/20/23. Your donations accumulated through Amazon Smile will be sent to MAF after the shut down. We want to extend great gratitude for all of your support through Amazon Smile, it has brought hope and health to many!  If you are looking for other ways to support MAF's programs and services you can donate HERE -  or help by participating in our partnership with the Maui Police Department by donating a hygiene kit to a community member in need HERE. Mahalo for your support! 

WE CARE ABOUT YOU AND OUR MAUI COMMUNITY

We want to hear your feedback and suggestions!

"There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about."

- Margaret Wheatley

CONTACT US  (all inquiries are kept confidential)

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