Services & Assistance for PLWH
Sometimes there are things that come up that you may need help with. Case management agencies are available to help you to access the services you need.
Case managers help people living with HIV to obtain…
- Medical care
- Appointment reminders
- Transportation for medical appointments
- Dental care
- Medications & HIV treatments
- Medication adherence
- Medical insurance
- Public benefits
- Substance abuse & mental health services
- Stable housing & other basic needs
- Social support
- And more!
Additional services are available to ensure people living with HIV have access to care and support services.
Ryan White Part C
The Ryan White Part C Program is designed to provide HIV medical care to Iowans living with HIV. In Iowa, there are five Part C clinics that provide access to medical staff who specialize in caring for people living with HIV. Ryan White Part C clinics are centers of excellence with medical staff who have extensive experience in providing medical care and support services to people living with HIV. Additionally, Ryan White Part C programs have a close relationship with Ryan White Part B case managers and work together as a team to support individuals to achieve the best health outcomes.
Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)
The Iowa Finance Authority funds five organizations across Iowa to provide housing services to eligible Iowans living with HIV. HOPWA services are designed to meet the housing needs of low-income people living with HIV. Short term, long term, and housing placement services may be available.