Community Partners

API Wellness values its MEMBERSHIPS in the following community-based organizations, networks and coalitions:

Asian & Pacific Islander Bay Area Health Coalition

The Asian & Pacific Islander Bay Area Health Council (A&PIBAHC) is a regional collaborative committed to improving the health of A&PIs in the San Francisco Bay Area by identifying needs and service disparities, promoting research and analyzing health care data, and shaping accountable health care policies in the public and the private sectors.
Contact:, 415.292.3400.

National Minority AIDS Council

Established in 1987, the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is the premiere national organization dedicated to developing leadership within communities of color to address the challenges of HIV/AIDS.
Contact:, 415.292.3400.

NICOS Chinese Health Coalition

The mission of NICOS is to enhance the health and well-being of the San Francisco Chinese community. NICOS is a public-private-community partnership of more than 30 health and human service organizations and concerned individuals. NICOS’ membership includes health care agencies, education- and faith-based institutions, housing and community development organizations, and child and youth development agencies.

Contact: Lance Toma, Executive Director,, 415.292.3420 x355.
San Francisco HIV/AIDS Provider Network
Contact:, 415.292.3400

A&PI Wellness Center appreciates its PARTNERSHIPS with entities in the academic, business and nonprofit sectors:

Academy for Educational Development (AED)
The AIDS Health Project (AHP)
AIDS Project East Bay
AIDS Services in Asian Communities
Asian American Recovery Services
Asian & Pacific Islander Family Pride
Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
Asian & Pacific Islander Bay Area Health Council
Asian & Pacific Islander Coalition on HIV/AIDS
Asian Health Coalition of Illinois
The Asian Heritage Street Celebration
Asian Liver Center at Stanford University
Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention Team
Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Coalition
Asian Pacific Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Network
Aspect Gallery & Custom Framing
Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
Bay Area Reporter (B.A.R.)
Castro Street Fair
Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA)
Community Youth Center San Francisco (CYC-SF)
CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
The End Up
Folsom Street Fair
Gay Asian Pacific Alliance
gloss magazine
Harm Reduction Therapy Center
Hyphen Magazine
The Imperial Council of San Francisco, Inc.
Instituto Familiar de la Raza
International Rescue Committee
Joe’s Barbershop
Larkin Street Youth Services
Lavender Youth Recreation & Information Center
Life Foundation
Long Young Club-Pacific Friends
MAP for Health
N Touch
National Minority AIDS Council
Naz Foundation International
Project Inform
Project Open Hand
Purple Moon Dance Project
Quan Yin Healing Arts Center
The Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation (REAF)
San Francisco AIDS Foundation
San Francisco Bay Times
San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center
San Francisco LGBT Pride Committee
San Mateo County Health Services Agency AIDS Program
SFSU Cesar Chavez Center
Shangri-La SF
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
Stop AIDS Project
Tenderloin Health, Inc.
Tom Waddell Health Center
Trans Gender San Francisco
Transgender Law Center
Transgender Resource and Neighborhood Space (TRANS)
UCSF The International Training and Education Center on HIV (I-TECH)
UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies
UCSF School of Medicine
University-wide AIDS Research Program
University of San Francisco School of Nursing and Health Professions