Services

Patient Assistance Programs

HIV/AIDS services and programs can be a confusing jumble of acronyms.  On this page, you will find an explanation of the various acronyms with links to further information. 

Need help?  Contact your case manager or county health department.


ADAP   AIDS Drug Assistance Program

ADAP helps ensure access to life-saving medications for underserved and uninsured individuals living with HIV/AIDS.

Benefits:

More details... (Florida Department of Health)


HOPWA   Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS

HOPWA is a federal program helping people with HIV/AIDS to meet their housing needs.  It is administered in Florida by the Florida Department of Health.

Services Provided:

More details... (Florida Department of Health)


PAC Waiver    Project AIDS Care Waiver Program

PAC is an extension of Medicaid providing home- and community-based services not available under regular Medicaid.  These services are intended to allow individuals with AIDS to remain at home and receive the medical and social support they require.  These services vary on the provider and may include case management, personal care, meal delivery, medical supplies, education, and more. 

To be eligible, you must be:

More details & eligibility requirements are available from your local PAC Waiver provider.


Ryan White Program     Federal program funding a variety of HIV/AIDS services

Ryan White is a federally funded program designed to provide planning, development, and delivery of outpatient medical care, home health care, and other support services to individuals and families affected by HIV/AIDS. 

Services include:

More details & eligibility requirements are available from your case manager or county health department.