The AIDS Committee of Western Newfoundland Inc. (ACWN) is a community-based, non-profit organization incorporated in 1992. ACWN goal is to raise HIV/AIDS awareness through health promotion and education in the Western Region.
- To increase awareness in Western Newfoundland about Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
To attitude change regarding risky behavior to prevent unsafe activities.
To promote the prevention of transmission of HIV.
To provide support and advocacy for people affected by HIV and AIDS in Western Newfoundland.
To encourage and support HIV and AIDS research.