Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
01/14/11 8:00 PM
Grants for outpatient HIV early intervention services and primary care services. Target population for administering services include low-income and underserved people living with HIV/AIDS. Services should include: HIV counseling, testing, and referral; medical evaluation and clinical care; other primary care services; and referrals to other health services. Program health providers should also help persons living with HIV/AIDS and their partners stop the spread of HIV through the incorporation of HIV prevention and screening.
Medical and clinical care services should include: CD4 cell monitoring, viral load testing, antiretroviral therapy, prophylaxis and treatment of opportunistic infections, malignancies and other related conditions, routine immunizations, prevention of perinatal transmission, and patient education including linkage to prevention services.
Other primary care services should be directly provided or formallly referred. Other primary care services include: oral health care, counseling, mental outpatient care, outpatient substance abuse treatment, nutritional services, and specialty care.
Additional funds may be awarded for programs that provide care and services designed to meet the cultural and linguistic needs of racial and ethnic minorities.
GrantWatch ID#: 124256
see Appendix B of RFP
up to 5 years
Eligible entities include public or private non-profit entities. These may include but are not limited to: Federally Qualified Health Centers under section 1905(l)(2)(B) of the Social Security Act; Family planning agencies under Section 1001 of the PHS Act, other than States; Comprehensive Hemophilia Diagnostic and Treatment Centers; Rural Health Clinics; Health facilities operated by or under contract to the Indian Health Services; Community-based organizations, clinics, hospitals and other health facilities that provide early intervention services to those persons infected with HIV/AIDS through intravenous drug use; or Nonprofit private entities that currently provide comprehensive primary care services to populations at risk of HIV disease, including faith-based and community-based organizations.
The competition is open to current grantees and/or new organizations to replace current grantees with ending project periods for service areas: AL, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MN, MS, NC, ND, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, PR, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI. See Appendix B of RFP.
Applicants should review RFP, specifically Appendix B, to determine eligibility and service areas eligible for funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Kathleen Treat, MSW, MS
Southern Branch Chief
Division of Community Based Programs
HIV/AIDS Bureau, HRSA
Telephone: (301) 443-7602
Fax: (301) 443-1839
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