WASHINGTON STATE MUST DECLARE A MONKEYPOX STATE OF EMERGENCY

PCAF led coalition of state organizations demand a BIPOC/LGBTQ-centered Monkeypox Task Force

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PCAF 3009 South 40th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409
Media Contact: Jill Rose Development and Communications Director
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UPDATED OFFICE HOURS

Please note our new office hours (Effective Monday, March 14, 2022)

Closed daily for lunch / Staff working in office & remotely / Effective Monday, March 14, 2022

Tacoma Office Hours

Monday Office Closed: Remote Services Available

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday Open 10 am – 12 pm & 1 – 4 pm

Wednesday Open 1 – 4 pm

Olympia Office Hours

Monday and Wednesday Office Closed: Remote Services Available

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday Open 10 am – 12 pm & 1 – 4 pm

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Juneteenth National Independence Day — PCAF Closed Friday June 18

PCAF will be closed Friday June 18 in observance of Juneteenth

Today we honor and celebrate the strength and resiliency of our Black community members and their ancestors. 

On this first federally recognized Juneteenth National Independence Day, PCAF continues to reflect upon the racial injustices that have been occurring for generations.… Read more →

PCAF’s Response to COVID-19 — UPDATE March 20

In order to do our part to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus, PCAF offices are closed until further notice. All of our staff are working from home and checking email and voicemail regularly. We will continue to serve clients and conduct business via phone, email, and video conference during regular business hours, 9 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday.… Read more →

Respuesta de PCAF a COVID-19 – ACTUALIZACIÓN 20 de marzo

Para hacer nuestra parte para ayudar a frenar la propagación del Coronavirus, las oficinas de PCAF están cerradas hasta nuevo aviso. Todo nuestro personal va trabajar desde sus casas y van a revisar sus correo electrónicos y el correo de voz regularmente. Continuaremos atendiendo a los clientes y realizando negocios por teléfono, correo electrónico y videoconferencia durante el horario comercial habitual, de 9 am a 5 pm, de lunes a viernes.… Read more →

PCAF WALK-IN HOURS

Tacoma Office

3009 S. 40th Street
Tacoma, WA 98409Tel. (253)383-2565
Fax (253) 597-6682

OFFICE HOURS
PCAF Staff are available for services Monday through Friday 9 am – 6 pm
Staff available at 253-383-2565, 9 am – 6 pm, M-F

WALK-IN HOURS
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
 10 am – 12 pm
Tuesday through Friday: 1 pm – 4 pm

CRISIS
If you need emergency assistance, please dial 9-1-1

Olympia Office

2101 4th Ave E, #103
Olympia, WA 98506Tel.… Read more →

Monkeypox on Social Media: Sorting Through the Stigma

Juan Michael Porter IICONTRIBUTING EDITORSept. 15, 2022

In an interview about associating MPV with sexual transmissions and gay men as a means of reducing stigma, Ace Robinson, M.H.L., M.P.H., the CEO of PCAF and a co-chair of Federal AIDS Policy Partnership, stated that it is important to consider data as well as context when having these conversations.… Read more →

Talent Search

PCAF is looking for a PROJECT FACILITATOR for  SPEAKING OUT,  PCAF’s first oral history project

Do you have an interest in helping PCAF create and coordinate its first storytelling project?

Do you align with PCAF’s community and the HIV epidemic?

Do you have experience in oral history projects, journalism, community art, social media, and/or project management?Read more →

PCAF AWARDED $300K TO LEAD NEW VIRUS OUTREACH EFFORTS

PCAF TO LEAD PIERCE COUNTY’S MONKEYPOX COMMUNITY AWARENESS & OUTREACH EFFORTS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TACOMA-PIERCE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO HISTORICALLY UNSERVED COMMUNITIES

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TACOMA, WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, September 7, 2022, PCAF, the South Sound’s premiere
HIV service organization, was awarded $300,000 from the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
(TPCHD) to provide culturally responsive and tailored community awareness and outreach to
communities greatly impacted by the monkeypox virus (MPV).… Read more →