Founded in 2011 as a center of excellence for the treatment and prevention of HIV, Circle Care Center is Connecticut’s first public health center specializing in LGBTQI+ affirming care and sexual health.
As a nonprofit healthcare provider, any additional revenue generated by the organization is used to subsidize its clinical services and/or granted to other nonprofit organizations in line with the mission of Circle Care Center. Since its founding in 2011, Circle Care Center has made grants totaling more than $6 million to support the work of local, national, and international organizations.
Some of the organizations that have received this support include:
- Triangle Community Center
- MFAP (Mid-Fairfield AIDS Project)
- The Loft LGBTQ Community Center
- New Haven Pride Center
- Lambda Legal
- Beat AIDS Project Zimbabwe
- HIV Equal
- Newlands Clinic Zimbabwe