Title II funding is used to assist States and Territories in developing and/or enhancing access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care for low-income individuals and families living with HIV. The Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (CDCs) initiative Advancing HIV Prevention: New Strategies for a Changing Epidemic may identify significant new numbers of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWH) who will be seeking services. This will require a careful reassessment of how the State/Territory will assure access to primary care and medications, support the State AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), and ensure provision of critical support services necessary to maintain individuals in the system of care. In light of the CDC initiative and efforts under way to describe unmet need, States should allocate funds for essential core services: 1) Primary Medical Care consistent with Public Health Service (PHS) Treatment Guideline!
s; 2) HIV Related Medications; 3) Mental Health Treatment; 4) Substance Abuse Treatment; 5) Oral Health; and 6) Case Management.
Who can apply:
Eligible functional categories:
HIV Care Formula Grants
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, HRSA Grants Application Center, 901 Russell Avenue Suite 450, Gaithersburg, MD, 20879