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Get HIV Care

The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide primary medical care and essential support service to more than half a million people each year. People living with HIV who have no insurance or are underinsured can get the HIV medical care and other support services they need.

Where Can I Find Help?

Find HIV Care and Services across the U.S. provided by Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program medical providers, including HIV testing, HIV medical care, housing assistance, and substance abuse and mental health services.

Find your State HIV/AIDS toll-free hotline to connect with agencies that can help determine what services you are eligible for and locate where you can get them.

Am I Eligible?

To be eligible to receive HIV medical care and treatment services, as well as dental care, medications, and other HIV support services through the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, you must

  • Be diagnosed with HIV or AIDS.
  • Have an income too low to pay for care.
  • Have no health insurance or not enough insurance to pay for the care you need.

What Happens When I Seek Care?

When you seek care, most likely you will be assigned a case manager who will help you:

  • understand what services you are eligible to receive
  • apply for health care coverage
  • find out whether you have to cover any of the costs

What Services Am I Eligible to Receive?

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program recipients use funds to provider medical and support services for people living with HIV.
Medical services include:

  • Outpatient and ambulatory medical care
  • AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
  • AIDS pharmaceutical assistance
  • Oral health
  • Early intervention services
  • Health insurance premium and cost sharing assistance for low-income people
  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Hospice services
  • Home and community-based health services
  • Mental health services
  • Substance abuse outpatient care
  • Home health care
  • Medical case management, including treatment-adherence services

In addition, support services may include outreach, medical transportation, linguistic services, respite care for caregivers of people living with HIV, referrals for health care and other support services, non-medical case management, and substance abuse residential services.

Get Care

Find HIV Care and Services Type in your Zip Code to find nearby test sites, medical care, prevention services, housing, and more.      

Common Patient Assistance Program Application (HIV) (PDF) Apply to programs that provide medicines at little or no cost to eligible patients using a single form.

Places to Find Help

HealthCare.gov

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Community

State HIV/AIDS Hotlines

AIDS.gov Service Locator

Call 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)

AIDSinfo You can also call: 800-448-0440 from the U.S. and Canada. (TTY: 1-888-480-3739)