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HIV Care Directions® is a program of the Area Agency on Aging, Region One and has been providing medical case management services to persons living with HIV in Maricopa County since 1992, receiving national accreditation for case management in 2006.

There will be a change in the availability of food boxes that are funded by the Ryan White Part A program.  Please read the following letter from the Part A Program Manager. CLICK HERE.

As one of the recipients of the initial federal Ryan White grant funds in the Phoenix area, Care Directions® has successfully maintained federal funding for all 17 years to serve over 9,000 HIV positive people of all ages living throughout Maricopa County. In addition to serving the general population, specialized case management is provided to women, infants & youth and the homeless. Services are available in English and Spanish.

The case managers at HIV Care Directions® link clients to medical and pharmaceutical care and other services to help them live well with HIV. Case Managers also assess clients support systems, finances, and housing and make appropriate referrals to service providers for supportive services and benefits assistance. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm.

Funding provided in part by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Health Resources, and Services Administration, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act of 2006; Maricopa County General Health Finance Administration, Part A and Maricopa Integrated Health System, Part D.

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Area Agency on Aging, Region One, must make a reasonable accomadation to allow a person with a disability to take part in a program, service or activity.  For example, this means if necessary, the Area Agency on Aging must provide sign language interpreters for people who are deaf, a wheelchair accessible location, or enlarged print materials.  It also means that the Area Agency on Aging will take any other reasonable action that allows you to take part in and understand a program or activity, including making reasonable changes to an activity.  If you believe that you will not understand or take part in a program or activity because of your disability, please let us know of your disability needs in advance if at all possible.  Please contact the Area Agency on Aging, Region One, at (602) 264-2255.

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