Notice of Funding Opportunity -
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Palm Beach County (PBC) Community Services Department (CSD) Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) receives RWHAP funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) annually to provide safety net health care services to people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in Palm Beach County.
On April 10, 2020, the RWHAP received notice that HRSA has allocated to Palm Beach County additional funding in special RWHAP funds to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) as needs evolve for the County's RWHAP clients.
These special RWHAP-CV funds are authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), Public Law 116-136. The RWHAP is authorized by Public Health Service Act, Sections 2601-2610, and 2693(b)(2)(A) (42 USC 300ff11–300ff20, and 300ff121), as amended by the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009 (Public Law 11187).
In addition, on May 4, 2020, PBC HIV Care Council, the local group of HIV/AIDS stakeholders, including PLWHA, tasked with determining service priorities and allocating HRSA's RWHAP dollars accordingly, allocated CARES Act funds towards the following service categories: Emergency Housing, Non-Medical Case Management – Eligibility and Early Intervention Services.
Eligible Agencies that meet the requirements of this Notice of Funding Opportunity are invited to submit application packages that meet the requirements of this NOFO to CSD.
Eligible Agency Applicants for special RWHAP-CV funds must complete and submit an application package as defined below to the CSD NOFO submission website by
12:00 pm (Noon), Friday, May 22, 2020. Application packages must be submitted to:
*No application will be accepted after the deadline.