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One of the first organizations helping People of Color

Proud Individuals who are beating addiction

 I don’t know where I’d be if it wasn’t for POCAAN’s help

 Immensely changed my life. I’d probably still be homeless

Everyone who walks in the door is treated equally

POCAAN was able to help me in ways that no one else was

Building a supportive community

Promoting Health, Mobilizing Community and Transforming Lives

One of the first organizations helping People of Color

Proud Individuals who are beating addiction

 I don’t know where I’d be if it wasn’t for POCAAN’s help

 Immensely changed my life. I’d probably still be homeless

Everyone who walks in the door is treated equally

POCAAN was able to help me in ways that no one else was

Building a supportive community

Promoting Health, Mobilizing Community and Transforming Lives

PROGRAMS

KONNECT II

HIV, Medical Case Management helps and assists HIV+ individuals of color who are newly diagnosed, at-risk or not receiving care, as well as those seeking culturally relevant forms of emotional support and counseling.

GOTS

Empowering participants to make a positive transition from “street life” to having a stable living environment that will support personal recovery efforts, gaining new life skills, and job preparedness.

CURB

Kick rough life to the CURB
A program for young adults age 18-30 who want to make positive changes in their current lifestyle towards a brighter future.

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Success Rate for those in the CURB program 18 months

BEST STARTS FOR KIDS

Addressing the increased risk of homelessness faced by youth & young adults identifying as Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) is a primary focus of the Best Starts for Kids Youth and Family Homeless Prevention Initiative.

CORRECTIONS

CONNECTION

Comprehensive, multijurisdictional program to improve reentry planning and transitional services for reentering adults, released from either prison or jail.

PROGRAMS

KONNECT II

HIV, Medical Case Management helps and assists HIV+ individuals of color who are newly diagnosed, at-risk or not receiving care, as well as those seeking culturally relevant forms of emotional support and counseling.

GOTS

Empowering participants to make a positive transition from “street life” to having a stable living environment that will support personal recovery efforts, gaining new life skills, and job preparedness.

CURB

Kick rough life to the CURB
A program for young adults age 18-30 who want to make positive changes in their current lifestyle towards a brighter future.

%

Success Rate for those in the CURB program 18 months

CORRECTIONS

CONNECTION

Comprehensive, multijurisdictional program to improve reentry planning and transitional services for reentering adults, released from either prison or jail.

BEST STARTS FOR KIDS

Addressing the increased risk of homelessness faced by youth & young adults identifying as Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) is a primary focus of the Best Starts for Kids Youth and Family Homeless Prevention Initiative.

POCAAN’S MISSION

POCAAN is committed to providing comprehensive, multicultural awareness and prevention messages aimed at addressing health disparities experienced in marginalized communities.

Providing Housing, HIV Prevention and Rehabilitation

POCAAN Invests in people who need help, and will not give up on them

Serving populations not well served by others

The Legends Gala & Awards Dinner

Friday, December 9, 2016 @ 7:00 PM Northwest African American Museum POCAAN's Annual Gala and Awards Dinner will become Seattle premier event to celebrate the contributions of communities of color within the Pacific Northwest, as well as raise money to support...
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World AIDS Day Breakfast

Thursday - December 1, 2016 - 8:00am - 9:00am Registration Opens at 7:30am More than thirty years into a worldwide epidemic, HIV/AIDS has had an undeniable impact on our community. While the number of new cases has declined, hundreds of people in our community are...
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Community Partners

POCAAN partners with individuals, public and private organizations to manage and deliver comprehensive programs and services that address shared concerns for the health and well-being of individuals within communities of color.

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4437 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

4437 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

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(206) 322-7061 pocaan@pocaan.org

POCAAN

Non-profit since 1987

4437 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98118

POCAAN

Non-profit since 1987

(206) 322-7061 pocaan@pocaan.org

4437 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98118