Birmingham AIDS Outreach (BAO)

Aiding Alabama Legal Program, a program of Birmingham AIDS Outreach (BAO), is the only legal program in Alabama exclusively dedicated to providing legal advocacy, education, outreach, and representation of people living with and affected by HIV.

Aiding Alabama provides representation and large-scale pro bono legal clinics in LGBTQ rights; insurance and public benefits; discrimination issues; privacy and confidentiality; family law; immigration law; criminal justice; violations of human rights and civil liberties; and other rights violations. Aiding Alabama also provides HIV and the law trainings for people living with HIV, advocates, and professionals, including individuals working outside the field of HIV/AIDS