Support Services Available For People Living With HIV/AIDS


SFAF Services

Comprehensive Case Management

Benefits Counseling

Information and Referral

Emergency Financial Assistance

Individual and Friends/Family Group Counseling and Support

Educational Materials and Events

AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)

PReP Access Services

Housing Assistance and Referral (HOPWA)

Outreach Program

Anonymous Free HIV Rapid Testing*

*We are resuming HIV Testing by appointment only on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday. Please call: 530-889-2437 ext. 202 for an appointment.

For Family Planning, and other STD Testing we are referring you to:


SFAF Staff

The staff of Sierra Foothills AIDS Foundation is a knowledgeable, professional, and dedicated group of individuals.

Melissa Willett, Executive Director

Ryan White Program Case Managers Include:

Placer County:

Gloria Denton, FAC, MAC - Auburn Office
Jenny Lightfoot - Auburn Office

El Dorado County:

Jamaica Wexelman - Placerville - Diamond Springs Office
Jenny Lightfoot - South Lake Tahoe - Auburn Office

Medi-Cal Waiver Program Case Managers Include:

Laise Moran-Jacobson, RN - Nurse Case Manager

Trudy Collings, MSW - Social Work Case Manager

Melissa Willett, LCSW, ED - Program Manager

Support Staff and Other Programs

Rhonda McManus - Bookkeeper
Gloria Denton, FAC, MAC - Retention and HIV Testing
Jenny Lightfoot - Outreach Coordinator and Grant Writer
Debbie Lean, MD - Case Manager Assistant to Medi-Cal Waiver and
Ryan White Programs; IT Manager and Webmaster

SFAF Board of Directors

Doug Jaso - President/Treasurer

Debbie Lean - Secretary

Matt Carlin

Richard Benavidez