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The ADAP Advocacy Association (aaa+®) mission is to promote and enhance the AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs) and improve access to care for persons living with HIV/AIDS. aaa+® works with advocates, community, health care, government, patients, pharmaceutical companies and other stakeholders to raise awareness, offer patient educational program, and foster greater community collaboration.

aaa+® 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.

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ADAP Advocacy Association Launches Transgender Health Project

Improving Access to Care Among Transgender Men & Women Living with HIV/AIDS under the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (August 3, 2016) - The ADAP Advocacy Association - also known as aaa+®, today announced that it has launched a new project to improve access to care and treatment for transgender men and women living with HIV/AIDS. The project - "Improving Access to Care Among Transgender Men & Women Living with HIV/AIDS under the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)" - aims to raise awareness about issues confronting transgender men and women living with HIV/AIDS who also access care and treatment (or whom could benefit from such care and treatment) under ADAP, as well as provide useful resources and tools to the communities serving them.  [PDF | DOC]


North Carolina Approves ADAP Premium Assistance
By: Lee Storrow, Executive Director, North Carolina AIDS Action Network

This year, North Carolina took a big step forward to increasing access to health insurance for individuals on our state’s AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP).

For years, the HIV advocacy community has been concerned about the state’s failure to provide premium assistance for individuals who purchase their own health insurance. The majority of states across the country have such programs in place, which help subsidize the cost of health insurance for ADAP eligible patients so they can receive a broader array of health services instead of just medication. Our state took a small step forward by providing co-payment assistance for medication in 2014, but the governor’s administration claimed they were prohibited from going any further.

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ADAP Update

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.

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