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 raise awareness, offer
patient educational program, and foster greater community collaboration.
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.
On World AIDS Day, ADAP Advocacy Association Asks President-Elect
Donald J. Trump: Dont Turn Your Back on AIDS
New Administration Urged to Continue the Fight Against HIV/AIDS
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Dectember 1, 2016) - The ADAP Advocacy Association
- also known as
today on World AIDS Day urged President-Elect Donald J. Trump to continue
the fight against HIV/AIDS. Dont Turn Your Back on
AIDS an awareness campaign using art launched several years
ago in Oakland, California by the Flowers Heritage Foundation embodies
the message being sent to the incoming 45th President of the United States.
California has an ADAP Problem
By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger
A contentious switch in contractors approved by the California Department
of Healths Office of AIDS (CDPH/OA) in 2016 has had several negative
consequences, including two lawsuits from the previous contractor, lost
applications, dropped coverage, a broken application system, and wrongly
denied coverage for California ADAP clients. In other words, it is a complete
mess in California.
Read the blog,
"California has an ADAP Problem"
ADAPs with Waiting Lists
(0 individuals as of October 14, 2014)
Source: The ADAP Watch, National Alliance of State &
Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD).
ADAP waiting lists were officially eliminated as of November 2014.
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