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HOPWA In Focus

This page provides Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) grantees, project sponsors, and other stakeholders a series of messages about Office of HIV/AIDS Housing policy priorities and information relating to the implementation of the HOPWA Program.

HOPWA In Focus: Client Confidentiality

September 28, 2018 - Rita Flegel, director of the Office of HIV/AIDS Housing, shares thoughts and guidance on confidentiality in the HOPWA program.

SNAPS/OHH In Focus: World AIDS Day 2017

December 1, 2017 - In this SNAPS/OHH In Focus message, SNAPS and OHH commemorate World AIDS Day 2017 and highlight how critical safe, stable housing is for the health and well-being of persons living with HIV/AIDS.

HOPWA In Focus: Modernization Next Steps

June 13, 2017 - This message provides guidance and upcoming resources to assist in the transition for the changes occurring with HOPWA Modernization.

HOPWA In Focus: Structural Intervention

December 8, 2016 - This message provides an overview of housing as a structural intervention to improve health outcomes for people living with HIV/AIDS.

HOPWA In Focus: HOPWA Formula Modernization

October 19, 2016 - This message includes frequently asked questions about the modernization of the HOPWA formula.