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CAN Community Health Announces Four New Board Members in 2018

Sarasota, Florida (May 3, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce four new members to its board of directors. Joining the board of CAN Community Health are Dr. Reinaldo Arroyo-Rodriguez, Anthony J. Becich, Dr. Thomas A. D’Eletto, and Robin Moch. Dr. Reinaldo Arroyo-Rodriguez is an internist in Sarasota, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and Sarasota Mem... read more

CAN Recognized as one of the ‘Best Nonprofits to Work For’ in 2018

Sarasota, Florida (April 16, 2018) – CAN Community Health is honored to announce that it was voted as one of “The Nonprofit Times Best Nonprofits to Work For 2018.” The winners of the “NPT’s Best Nonprofits to Work For 2018” award were chosen by employee surveys. The organization’s scores were high enough to secure 5th place out of 50 companies in the competition. Best Companies Group, an independent research firm that ... read more

CAN Community Health at Lutheran Social Services Welcomes Dr. Dana Barnes to Staff

Sarasota, Florida (January 23, 2018) – CAN Community Health, celebrating its 26th year serving the needs of the HIV/AIDS community in Florida, is proud to announce that Dr. Dana Barnes has joined the staff of CAN Community Health at Lutheran Social Services in Jacksonville, Florida. Dana Barnes, MD, was born in Jacksonville, Florida and is a graduate of The University of Miami School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Fam... read more

CAN Announces 2018 Board of Directors

Sarasota, Florida (January 22, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce a new slate of members for its Board of Directors. The board members will work closely with CAN president and CEO, Richard E. Carlisle, to establish the overall goals and provide specific direction for the organization. The CAN Board will be led by 2018 Chair, Bob Trisolini. He is replacing 2017 Chair, Eric Snider. Leona Collesano was announced as Vic... read more

CAN Community Health Expands into Jacksonville & Partners with Lutheran Social Services

Sarasota, Florida (January 10, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce a joint venture with Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida (LSS) in Jacksonville. The new clinic is housed inside the Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida building at 4615 Philips Highway and opened on January 10th, 2018. President/CEO of CAN Community Health, Richard Carlisle is “proud and excited about this partnership and looks... read more

CAN Community Health Welcomes New Doctors to its Broward House Locations in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

            Sarasota, Florida (December 1, 2017) – CAN Community Health celebrating its 26th year serving the needs of the HIV/AIDS community in Florida, is proud to announce that Dr. Ana Puga, Dr. Sheetal Sharma and Dr. Michael Sension have joined CAN in a partnership with Broward House at two clinics in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Ana Puga was formerly the medical director of the Comprehensive Family AIDS Program (CF... read more

Community AIDS Network (CAN) Announces Name Change to CAN Community Health

Sarasota, Florida (December 1, 2017) – Community AIDS Network (CAN) president and CEO, Richard E. Carlisle, announced this week that CAN has transitioned its brand identity from the paired “Comprehensive Care Center, Inc.” dba “Community AIDS Network” to a singular brand: “CAN Community Health.” The new brand is the result of a team effort by CAN’s senior leadership from all aspects of the nonprofit – operations, cl... read more

Community AIDS Network (CAN) Hosting 11th Annual AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee 2017

(November 7, 2017) On Saturday, December 2, 2017, CAN will host its annual AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee to raise awareness and funds for HIV. Several hundred people are expected to participate in the 11th annual AIDS Walk. This year’s walk celebrates the many people in Florida and beyond who have fought and will continue to fight the spread of HIV. AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee will begin at 8 a.m. in beautiful J.D. Hamel Park in downto... read more

Community AIDS Network (CAN) Recognized as one of the ‘Best Places to Work’ in 2017

Sarasota, Florida (November 7, 2017) – Community AIDS Network (CAN) is honored to announce that it was voted as one of the Herald-Tribune’s 2017 “Best Places to Work.” The winners of the “Best Places to Work” award were voted on by company employees. When the survey was distributed, CAN had a total of 134 employees, 82 of whom were located within Sarasota and Manatee counties. The organization’s scores were high enough to ... read more

CAN Partners with Broward House to Open 27th Clinic

(November 3, 2017) –Community AIDS Network (CAN), serving the greater Sarasota area for more than 26 years, and Broward House are pleased to announce a partnership to expand HIV medical care and wrap-around social services in Broward County. CAN and Broward House will now provide individuals the opportunity to receive medical care, mental health support, substance abuse treatment, case management and housing in addition to providin... read more