You are not alone.

We are here to help.

Our mission is to foster knowledgeable, caring communities, which ensure quality services and support for people affected by HIV/AIDS

The Basics


Human Immunodeficiency Virus affects certain white blood cells—CD4 T cells—that manage human immune system responses.  -- Having AIDS means that the virus has weakened the immune system to the point at which the body has a difficult time fighting infections.


HIV/Hepatitis C Testing

The Rural AIDS Action Network provides free, confidential or anonymous HIV and Hepatitis C testing

Medical Case Management

This includes intake and assessment, service planning, monitoring and medical care coordination.


RAAN offers monthly food vouchers for qualifying applicants.


Transportation Assistance is available for qualifying trips in the form of taxi rides, bus passes, or mileage reimbursement.

Support Groups

Support Group options are available to folks living with HIV/AIDS at locations around Greater Minnesota.

Syringe Exchanges

RAAN offers syringe exchange services in our  Duluth and Mankato offices.


Community Connect

For our friends in the Hibbing/Chisholm area - make sure to check out this exciting community event happening in May at the Hibbing Memorial Building!

Opioid Awareness

Check out this awesome article from Mathew Holding Eagle III highlighting our Opioid Awareness & Naloxone Training at Bemidji State University! MPR News

Free Narcan (naloxone) at any RAAN location

In response to the nationwide opiate epidemic, RAAN has reached out to partner with other agencies in developing our overdose prevention response.   RAAN has made naloxone/Narcan kits available statewide for ...
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