Technical Assistance Directory
The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program offers training and technical assistance (T/TA) to support recipients in key areas. T/TA takes many forms; the most common are tools, webinars, and manuals found in the TargetHIV Library. Some T/TA providers provide phone and email-based assistance and consultation and others manage regional and national learning collaboratives.
This directory of T/TA projects is organized by primary topic area.
Program & Grant Management
HRSA recipients first point-of-contact for managing federal grants and accessing training and technical assistance.
AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
TA and training with NASTAD on administration of Ryan White ADAPs and Part B planning and management.
Clinical Quality Management
Data & Reporting (RSR, ADR, EHB)
Helping Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program recipients and subrecipients support their clients, especially people of color, to navigate the health care environment through enrollment in health coverage and improved health literacy.
HIV Care Innovations
SPNS project to produce and evaluate four linkage and retention intervention packages on jails, buprenorphine, peers, and patient navigation. TA provided to selected RWHAP demonstration sites. Packages available. Active 2015-2020.
Implementation and evaluation of evidence-informed interventions to reduce HIV-related health disparities and improve health outcomes. Focus on transgender women, Black MSM, behavioral health integration, addressing trauma. TA provided to 26 RWHAP agencies. Active 2017-2021.
Adaptation of HRSA HAB SPNS program insights into practical resources. Disseminates T/TA resources.
Developing and field-testing tools for improving STI screening in people with HIV and those at risk of acquiring HIV. Active 2018-2021.
The initiative is developing new HCV/HIV screening, care and treatment approaches.
The goal of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Recipient Compilation of Best Practice Strategies and Interventions (Best Practices Compilation) is to document existing best practice strategies and interventions that have been shown to improve HIV outcomes in a ‘real world’ setting and can be replicated by other programs. The online Best Practices Compilation will be housed on TargetHIV.org and structured to allow programs to easily search and identify best practices.
SPNS project to support the design, implementation, and evaluation of interventions that coordinate HIV care and treatment, housing, and employment services. TA provided to 12 RWHAP sites. Results will be disseminated. Active 2017-2020.
Increase the use of CHW to improve access to health care and health outcomes for racial and ethnic minority PLWH. TA is provided to 10 RWHAP sites. Successful models will be disseminated. Active 2016-19.
HIV Clinician Training & Support
People with HIV & Community Involvement
Planning and Planning Bodies