Multicultural AIDS Coalition

Filed Under: Physical and Mental Health
566 Columbus Avenue
Boston, ma 02118
Phone: 617-238-2424

The Multicultural AIDS Coalition mission is to mobilize communities of color to end the HIV epidemic. Multicultural AIDS Coalition provides integrated HIV/STI testing – includes one-on-one counseling, screening for HIV, hepatitis C, syphilis, Chlamydia, and gonorrhea. Follow-up support services and navigation to treatment is provided.

Specific Programs Include:

CONNECTED Boston – Comprehensive prevention, screening, and care services for gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. A Drop-In Center provides a variety of HIV and other health services as well as a safe space for the LGBT persons of color.

Women Connecting Affecting Change – A women led program that addresses needs of Black, Latina, and other women at high risk for infection. Services are provided at a Drop-In Center on Blue Hill Avenue in Dorchester. HIV/STI screening, one-on-one counseling, group counseling, peer-support is provided, and risk reduction services including access to syringe services are provided.

Casa Iris – A peer support, Drop-In Center for Latinos/Latinas offers support groups for Latinx individuals living with HIV, referrals to other health and social services, and individual peer support designed to help clients manage their health and thrive.

Service hours

M - F: 9am - 5pm

Other Locations

Multicultural AIDS Coalition
566 Columbus Avenue
Boston, MA 02118

MAC/Women Connecting Affecting Change
409 Blue Hill Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02121

Waiting time
Clients can make appointments to received services or drop into our locations.

Spanish, Some African Languages, English


While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated February 5, 2019