Founded in 1986, OAC is a non-profit membership organization providing education, leadership training, advocacy and support for People Living With HIV/AIDS.
To provide hope, healing, and empowerment to all persons affected by HIV/AIDS disease within and about the state of Ohio. The Coalition will
function as a statewide network, carrying on activities that local groups are unable to perform and are best served on a statewide level, including but not limited to Healing Events, Publications, Leadership Training, and Advocacy. The Coalition shall consult with policy makers to prevent discrimination against persons with HIV/AIDS disease and to obtain support for HIV/AIDS disease education, research and quality services.
OAC’s members are People Living With HIV/AIDS,
their loved ones, medical providers, local and state health department officials, social workers, mental health professionals and other persons
affected by the pandemic.