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... Photo: PA IMAGERY With the ongoing economic crisis, plus the large number of people who are unemployed, and the mounting costs associated with health care, patient assistance and drug co-pay programs may be a way to offer much-needed assistance to those who are uninsured and underinsured, or are being adversely affected by the rising costs of drug co-pays, health insurance premiums, and other
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emergency assistance for hiv meds

where can i find emergency hiv meds?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...case manager to see what resources are available in your community. Between community drug banks, emergency funds and patient assistance programs, there are a variety of strategies to fill in the gap and to plan for future access.I hope this... Read more »

schizophrenia and HIV/AIDS diagnosis late stage

we recently found my son who has been missing for 3 years. he has schizophrenia which ia 1 reason why we could not find him. He is 31 and has been in the streets. I got a call from harborview and they had him in because he had collapsed and needed...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...am so happy for you that you found your son! Don't despair, there is a lot you can do for him. Many people respond great to HIV medications and have amazing recoveries.Make sure he gets on HIV medications right away. Atripla (Sustiva+Truvada),... Read more »

How do I find out about the HIV patient assistance program

My husband has facial lipoatropy and had the procedure done one time in miami while we lived there, we now live in ny freeport long island. To be exact can we find a doctor that can assist him in getting this services. Help is very depressed about...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...There are two agents approved for treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy in the United States. Sculptra was approved over 5 years ago and here is a link to a website that Read more »

Price of HIV Drugs

Hi!I recently heard about free HIV drugs in the Washington DC area. Unfortunately, I think I don't qualify for receiving these drugs because my parents earn more than is allowed in the program and I don't have a way to live alone now. My problem is,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...of the benefits that you've been paying hard currency for.Your parent's income shouldn't affect your eligibility for patient assistance programs, but your Aetna coverage certainly will (as will your income). If you have any doubts or questions... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HUD to Distribute $310 Million in Housing Assistance Grants for People Living With HIV/AIDS

...(HUD) on Wednesday announced that it will provide several housing assistance grants to help low-income families living with HIV/AIDS, the Boston Globe reports (7/22). "A record $310 million will assist 58,000 U.S. households annually,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Pennsylvania Announces Grant to Improve HIV/AIDS Services in Philadelphia Region; Housing Assistance Still Needed

...Coordinating Office to add more mobile rapid-testing units to reach underserved populations, but it does not provide housing assistance for people living with HIV/AIDS, according to the Daily News . The Daily News reports it is difficult for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Houston Housing Assistance for HIV-Positive Victims of Katrina

... AIDS Foundation Houston will provide housing and placement assistance for Hurricane Katrina evacuees living with HIV/AIDS. For more information, telephone 713-623-6796, ext. 243, 257 or 223, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. Back to other Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Receives Federal Funding for Housing Assistance, Including $9.5M for People With HIV/AIDS

...Development Secretary Roy Bernardi on Monday announced that Chicago will receive more than $46 million in federal funds for housing assistance, including $9.5 million for people living with HIV/AIDS, the Chicago Sun-Times reports (Ritter, ... Read more »
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HASA Housing/Apartment in South Brooklyn

Posted by wikken2, 2 Replies
Hi everyone, I am new to the HASA program and am having a hard time finding an apartment that will accept payment from the HASA program in the south end of Brooklyn: Brighton Beach, Gravesend, Sheepshead Bay, Bensonhurst. If anyone out there has... Read more »

Best city to live in if HIV+, resources, etc.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the event things change, I will move if needed...what major cities offer the best resources....ADAP, medications, even housing assistance? I assume NYC, SF, Chicago? Thanks. Read more »

DEPRESSION---ASSISTANCE??

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...tricks, or in hotels, just trying to avoid reality, and feeling. Finally in desperation, I bought a bus ticket to my parents house who I haven't seen in six or seven years- I showed up highly unexpected- They are aware of my status, and ... Read more »

Help Wanted: AIDS Writer, AmFAR in New York

Posted by Anonymous
...content, talking points, Annual Report, etc. Emphasis on ability to translate science and policy issues into clear language. Assist with in-house copy approval process. Copy edit direct mail and event/conference materials. Manage publications... Read more »