Gombe State Agency for the Control of AIDS was first estarblished as Gombe State Action Committee on AIDS in the year 2002. Later it was transformed into an agency.
The agency started receiving World Bank assistance in the year 2006 through HIV Program Development Project (HPDP).
Subsequently, 11 LACA were formed to help the SACA achieve its goal. So also technical staff, junior staff such as drivers, cleaners, and securities were employed. Other management staff were posted from various ministries.