We are taking collective action to end the COVID-19 pandemic. Please see this webpage for updates on the local COVID response, vaccine access and services in the East Bay as well as guidance and resources for people living with HIV and HIV providers. It is important that we combat stigma and misinformation, protect each other and stay safely connected as a community during this global pandemic.
Our Mission & Vision
Our mission is to advance health equity and promote healing for all people impacted by HIV.
Our vision is an East Bay with zero HIV stigma, health disparities, or new HIV transmissions.
It was a warm and sunny Saturday afternoon in June at the Lake Merritt Pergola. Our partners HEPPAC, Oakland LGBTQ Center and Lifelong hosted a Community Health & Wellness event in honor of National HIV Testing Day and invited East Bay Getting to Zero’s youth engagement working group to host a table. In collaboration with … Continued
It is with a sad and heavy heart that we share that Ms. Loren Jones transitioned on June 4, 2021. Loren was a fierce and committed social justice leader in the East Bay HIV community. She was instrumental in building East Bay Getting to Zero as a founding advisory board and steering committee member and ensuring we were rooted in community. She inspired and guided many people in our network over the decades. She will remain beloved and will be dearly missed.