San Francisco Homeless Resource
San Francisco AIDS Foundation
Address 1035 Market Street, Suite 400, SF, CA 94103
Phone 415-487-3000
Contact(s) (866) 245-3424 toll-free
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Language(s) English
Summary See article


The SF AIDS Foundation provides numerous supports for those living with AIDS. These include support groups (homo and heterosexual, Latino, transgender/sexual, etc), financial assistance, housing, medical care, and other needed services. The AIDS Foundation is connected to many other resources in the area, including Magnet, Black Brothers Esteem (BBE), El Groupo, The Speed Project, HIV Prevention Project, and the Stonewall Project. Provides HIV+ individuals and HIV/AIDS service providers with accurate and timely information on housing resources. Contact an HIV/AIDS service provider or drop in at the San Francisco AIDS Foundation to obtain a Housing Wait List (HWL) form. Please call M-F 9am-5pm if you are on the waitlist for information on housing resources.

Benefits Assistance

Provides financial benefits (including SSI), counseling, advocacy, case management, information/referrals, emergency housing for people with AIDS. All services require intake, initial (local) letter of diagnosis for individuals with HIV and proof of San Francisco residency. THE AIDS HOUSING WAIT LIST HAS BEEN CLOSED SINCE 2001 AND IS NOT ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS. Offers hotel vouchers for emergency and transitional housing, housing planning and consultation and referrals to shelters and other housing programs. Also has a rental subsidy program that receives its client referrals from the city's AIDS Housing Wait List.

Contact Information:


1035 Market Street, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94103


M-F: 9am-5pm

Website: Telephone Numbers: Main Reception: 415-487-3000
Client Services:415-487-8000

Hotline: Tri-lingual (English, Spanish, Filipino)

1-888-225-AIDS (2437) (TDD, Toll Free Nationwide)
415-863-AIDS (2437) (Within SF Area and Outside CA)

Housing Wait List (HWL)

San Francisco Department of Public Health
415-554-2690 (To Access the Wait List)