For women, by women, about women

for 27 years and counting.

 Learn more about our history, mission, and leadership below:



Founded 27 years ago, HOCC has a rich tradition of being for women and by women. Learn more about us here.



Our mission is clear, to empower women infected with, affected by, or at risk for HIV by creating and maintaining a collaborative group of care providers and consumers. Our vision is tangible. Learn more here.



We have brought together a diverse team of leaders from community and clinical settings. Learn more about our team here.



“HOCC is more than a support group – it is for all of us – very educational to keep us healthy – it’s the family I wished for my whole life and it took HIV and finding HOCC to find it”

–HOCC participant for 18 years/March, 2020