Ryan White Part B

As the lead agency for the local Ryan White Part B program since 1992, BASIC is responsible for providing and coordinating treatment, care, and other support services to people with HIV (PWH) in our six-county area 2A (including Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington).
The following are services clients may be eligible for:

  • Outpatient/Ambulatory Health Services
  • Oral Health Services
  • Early Intervention Services
  • Home Health Care
  • Home and Community-Based Health Services
  • Hospice
  • Mental Health Services
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Medical Case Management, including Treatment Adherence
  • Substance Abuse Outpatient Care
  • Non-Medical Case Management
  • Child Care Services
  • Transportation Services
  • Emergency Financial Assistance
  • Food Bank/Home-delivered Meals
  • Health Education/Risk Reduction
  • Housing Services
  • Linguistic
  • Medication Transportation Services
  • Outreach Services
  • Psychosocial Support
  • Referral for Health Care/Support Services
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Respite Care
  • Substance Abuse (Residential)
  • AIDS Pharmaceutical Assistance (LPAP, CPAP)
  • Health Insurance Premium and Cost Sharing Assistance

Eligible clients receive in-house (medical and non-medical) Case Management Services, Housing Assistance, AIDS Pharmaceutical Assistance, Health Insurance Premium and Cost Sharing Assistance, as well as Psychosocial or Group Support, etc. at BASIC and linkage services of HIV medical care and treatment services with our partner providers.


To be eligible, all clients seeking RWPB program services must meet the following documentation requirements:

  • Proof of HIV Status.
  • Proof of Residency in Florida.
  • Not participating in local, state, or federal programs where the same types of services are provided or available.
  • Low income is less than or equal to 400% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  • Willingness to cooperate and provide truthful information.

Get Started

For further information call Sharron Joseph, Director of Client Services at 850-785-1088 Ext. 112.


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