Ryan White Parts

Ryan White Parts (A thru F)

Under the law money is awarded to agencies located around the country, to provide care to eligible clients under categories called Parts. Each Part is described below.


Part A

Provides medical and support services to clients living in Eligible Metropolitan Areas and Transitional Grant Areas most affected by HIV/AIDS.


Part B

Provides grants to all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and 5 U.S. Pacific Territories. It also includes the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) which provides free HIV medications to eligible clients, and the Health Insurance Continuation Program (HICP) which helps with insurance payments.


Part C

Provides medical care in a clinical setting for people living with HIV disease.


Part D

Provides family-centered care involving outpatient or ambulatory care for women, infants, children, and youth with HIV/AIDS.


Part F

Provides funds for a variety of programs including:

  • The Special Projects of National Significance Program funds innovative models of care and supports the development of effective delivery systems for HIV care.
  • The AIDS Education and Training Centers Program supports a network of 11 regional centers and several National centers that conduct education and training programs for health care providers treating people living with HIV/AIDS.
  • The Dental Programs provide additional funding for oral health care for people with HIV.
  • The Minority AIDS Initiative provides funding to evaluate and address the impact of HIV/AIDS among African Americans and other minorities.