ABOUT The Paterson Passaic county/bergen county
hiv health services PLANNING COUNCIL
The council gathers information through needs assessment activities for use in making decisions to provide federal funding for medical care and support services to people living with HIV/AIDS.
The Planning Council completes its work through a structure of committees and subcommittees all of which are open to the public.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Bergen-Passaic Counties Ryan White Part A Planning Council , download the Membership Application and follow the instructions for submission.
For additional information on all things Planning Council, download HRSA's Planning Council Primer
The Planning Council operates in accordance with the Ryan White CARE Act, a federal legislation. We are funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), through a Ryan White Part A grant.
The City of Paterson (Recipient) administers and monitors the grant funds, which are awarded to sub-recipients that offer healthcare and support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Sub- recipients include hospitals, clinics, community-based organizations and other healthcare agencies located in Paterson, Passaic County and Bergen County.
The Planning Council is responsible for:
The Award Process
Each year Congress approves different amounts of funds for Ryan White programs, including Part A which is then divided into formula and supplemental funds.
This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-87) via grant H89HA00007.
This document was funded with 100% governmental sources. The information or content and conclusions are those of the Nevada Office of HIV/AIDS Part B Program and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
The people in the photos on this web site are models and used for illustrative purposes only unless otherwise noted – no representation regarding HIV status is made and should not be inferred.
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