HEAR. HELP. HEAL. HOPE.
The ADAP Advocacy Association
mission is to promote and enhance the AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs)
and improve access to care for persons living with HIV/AIDS.
works with advocates, community, health care, government, patients,
pharmaceutical companies and other stakeholders to assure that access to
services recognize and afford persons living with HIV/AIDS to enjoy a healthy
is the only national grassroots organization focused exclusively on ADAPs
and ensuring that there are adequate resources nationwide to eliminate or
prevent waiting lists for services. Our purpose is to better engage people
living with HIV/AIDS by providing a platform whereby they can offer their
personal experiences, challenges, knowledge, insight and solutions to solving
this perpetual problem.
ADAP Advocacy Association Issues Call for Nominations for
its 2015 Annual ADAP Leadership Awards
Awards to recognize leaders who are working to improve access to care
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2015) - The ADAP Advocacy Association, also known
today opened nominations for its 2015 Annual ADAP Leadership Awards. The
awards recognize individual, community, government and corporate leaders
who are working to improve access to care and treatment under the AIDS Drug
to submit nomination.
An "Oscar" Moment for Ryan White Parts C & D
By: Candace Y. A. Montague, Freelance Health Writer
Patricia Arquette had a carpe diem moment at the Oscars recently where she
used her moment on stage to draw attention to an issue she cares very deeply
about: equal pay for women. Was it the best place to make bold statements
about fair pay? Maybe so, maybe not. But the bottom line is she took hold
of that time when she had the attention of a large audience and shined some
light on a pressing issue that affects women.
March is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness month and this is our
time to shine some light on an issue that will affect women and families
living with HIV. The potential merging of Ryan White Parts C and D.
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ADAPs with Waiting Lists
(35 individuals in 1 state(s) on the ADAP Waiting List
as of July 28, 2014)
Source: The ADAP Watch, National Alliance of State
& Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD).
Eleven ADAPs have had cost-containment measures in place since April 1, 2013
(reported as of July 15, 2014).
No ADAPs currently anticipate additional cost-containment measures prior
to March 31, 2015.
to the ADAP Watch