Welcome to the ASN

MONTEREY COUNTY​

MONTEREY COUNTY​

Serving residents living between Bradley and Watsonville, CA, including the King City, Big Sur, Salinas, and Monterey regions.
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Santa Barbara County

Santa Barbara County

Serving residents living between Santa Barbara and Santa Maria, CA, with most services being carried out in Northern Santa Barbara County.
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San Luis Obispo County

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY​

Serving residents living between Nipomo and San Miguel, CA, including the 5 Cities, San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay, and Atascadero/Paso Robles regions.
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Getting to know the ASN

Our Mission

The Access Support Network is a community-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to support our neighbors and loved ones living with HIV and/or Hep C. We strive to improve the independence of our clients through individualized services.

Working toward a healthy community, ASN also offers harm reduction and prevention education opportunities for schools, church groups, services clubs, and businesses. For us, ensuring that everyone understands that this is a preventable disease is paramount.

What We Do

Our Services

The ASN saves and enhances the lives of people in our community impacted by HIV and/or Hep C. We provide access to comprehensive critical services that empower our clients.

COVID 19 TESTING & VACCINATION

COVID 19 TESTING & VACCIONATION

Free and convenient rapid testing and vaccines.
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Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD)

Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD)

Medication for Opioid Use Disorder/Suboxone
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Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Medication for the prevention of HIV transmission. Free and discrete online prescribing.
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Syringe Service Programs (SSP)

Syringe Service Programs (SSP)

Access to Narcan, fentanyl testing strips, sterile needles and other drug use equipment.
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Opioid Overdose Prevention Team (OOPT)

Overdose Prevention

A team dedicated to preventing opioid overdose deaths through education and harm reduction practices.
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TESTING (HEP C and HIV)

TESTING (HEP C and HIV)

Free and easy testing, with results provided in 20 minutes. Includes a $10 gift card incentive.
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HIV Programs

HIV Programs

Treatment and case management services for HIV+ individuals and their loved ones.
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Hep C Programs

Hep C Programs

Linkage to telehealth treatment with our medical provider and/or outside referrals to care.
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Our Mission

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ASN MOBILE
OUTREACH VAN

Access Support Network’s mobile outreach van regularly goes out into areas of the community most affected by poverty, drug use, and homelessness in order to bring services directly to those most in need. ASN’s mobile outreach staff are nonjudgmental, compassionate, and are dedicated to improving the health of people who use drugs.

All services are free to anyone in the community, low-barrier, and DOES NOT require abstinence or drug testing as a component of care. Peer support staff are also available on site to provide case management services to those who need additional support.

Mobile Outreach Van Locations

Monterey County

Mobile Outreach Van Locations

San Luis Obispo County

Mobile Outreach Van Locations

Santa Barbara County

We Value Your Help

Empower and Reduce Harm

Your support fuels the ASN’s mission of ending the HIV and Hep C epidemics, supporting people in their battle against HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C.

Monetary Donations

As a non-profit, the ASN greatly relies on the generosity of our community. Your gift/donation ensures that our community members living with HIV and/or Hepatitis C continue to receive life saving medical care and social services.

Become a Volunteer

From community outreach and testing events, to fundraisers, to daily office operations, there is a wide range of volunteer opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds!

Donate Items

Items such as fresh produce, toiletries, and personal care items are highly needed among our clients. See here for a current list of items we’re accepting and how to donate them.

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Our Impact

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Our Community Impact

Steve Weiss AIDS LIVING Memorial Grove​

The Steve Weiss AIDS Living Memorial Grove, a native plant jewel located in El Chorro Regional Park, serves our community as a place of reflection, education, and awareness. Founded in 1994 and home to over 200 native Californian trees, shrubs, and grasses, the Access Support Network continues to develop and maintain the Steve Weiss AIDS Living Memorial Grove on three acres of El Chorro Regional Park.

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We Need Your Help

The ASN remains the sole community-based, non-profit organization in San Luis Obispo, Monterey, and Santa Barbara Counties that provides supportive services to residents living with HIV/AIDS, Hep C, and their loved ones. The agency strives to improve its clients’ quality of life and independence by providing support individually and meeting the unmet needs of our community members.