I shall pass through this world but once. Any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer it or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again. ~ Etienne de Grellet
Our Mission: The Albany Damien Center's Mission is to enhance the lives of people affected by HIV/AIDS in an affirming environment and to reduce new infections in the communities we serve.
Our Vision: The Damien Center envisions a community where people with HIV/AIDS achieve their desired potential and are respected as coworkers, neighbors, and, friends while striving for an HIV free generation.