Who is FOF for?

The target population for FOF is African American men who:2blackmen talking

  • are 18- to 29-years old,
  • have sex with women (MSW),
  • report STD symptoms and/or are newly diagnosed with an STD,
  • report their HIV status as negative or unknown, and
  • used a condom in the last 3 months.

This population is in a demographic group highly impacted by HIV whose risk is due to the lack of consistent and correct use of condoms and lubricant as a means of protection. FOF is most effective in geographic areas with high STD rates and a high proportion of clients who are young African American males who have sex with women.