1.The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers that provide community-based supportive services to low income persons living with HIV (PLWH).

2.A contract is necessary to insure that the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009and that Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funding is used to developand/or enhance access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care forlow-income individuals and families living with HIV. Contract(s) will provide efficient andeffective service delivery to eligible clients and to insure that there is no duplication of services.The scope of work to be performed is outlined in the Deliverables section of this RFP.