Consumers and Community

The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program is dedicated to providing the best care to people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA). This website has resources to help health care professionals deliver high quality care. For you, the consumer, the Ryan White program relies on your involvement in planning councils, advisory boards, and peer programs. The consumer perspective helps to keep this program on the right track.

But the most important role for you is to take care of your health. This means keeping appointments, taking medications, and asking for help and support from friends, family, and professionals like physicians, nurses, case managers and counselors.

Getting in care, staying in care

Topics for consumers

Key Resources

Guidelines and Manuals

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    March 2017

    Federal guidelines for treatment, prevention and care of HIV disease and opportunistic infections. 

Tools and Job Aids

Websites

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    February 2018

    AIDSinfo is the official home to all U.S. HIV-related treatment guidelines along with HIV topics, fact sheets, drug database and more.