Address:479 McLaws Cir # 2Williamsburg, VA 23185Map & Directions
Services: The Williamsburg AIDS Network was founded in 1990 as a grassroots, volunteer organization to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and to provide services to those infected with HIV in the Greater Williamsburg area. The organization was incorporated and received its 501(C)3 nonprofit status in 1994. Services were provided solely by volunteers until 1996 when the first client services coordinator was hired with funds from Ryan White Title II. WAN now offers an array of testing and counseling, education, and client services programs. They remain commited to developing awareness, focusiprevention and HIV counseling and testing programs. ng resources, and educating the community on HIV/AIDS, and offering services to those living with HIV/AIDS. There is no charge to clientelle for any programs or services. The Williamsburg AIDS Network provides case management services to individuals infected with HIV/AIDS. Services include medical care coordination, assistance in accessing medications, dental care, transportation, and housing, advocacy and assistance in applying for disability, food stamps, Medicaid, etc. Medicaid AIDS Waiver case management is provided and they also offer housing assistance under Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS. In 2006, 26 individuals received client services.
The HIV prevention education program offers programs on HIV/AIDS 101, prevention skills building, developing healthy relationships, parent-child communication, and sexually transmitted infections. Programs are age appropriate and tailored to meet the needs of the group. WAN regularly offers single-session and multiple-session HIV prevention programs designated by the Centers for Disease Control as Effective Interventions. WAN provides education programs in the local schools, at Colonial Services Board, Avalon Shelter for Domestic Violence, the Merrimac Juvenile Detention Facility, the Salvation Army Transitional Shelter, Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, and at local health fairs. Over 1,000 individuals participate in their education programs each year.
WAN provides free, anonymous HIV counseling and testing at the WAN office and at various community sites. WAN uses Home Access HIV test kits for testing purposes. Individuals receive their test results from Home Access within seven - 10 days of testing. People seeking HIV testing are asked to call the WAN office to schedule an appointment. Over 120 people receive HIV counseling and testing through WAN on an annual basis.
Address:252 NC-37Gates, NC 27937Map & Directions
Services: Provides rent and utility assistance WHEN FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE.
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Gates county residents, income verification. Rent and Utility assistance can be provided only WHEN FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE.
Documents To Bring: Forms to fill out, must meet income qualifications
Address:647 1st Ave NSaint Petersburg, FL 33701Map & Directions
Services: We May Provide:
-Limited vendor payment toward rent.
-Limited utility assistance for Section 8 residents only.
For Families with children only - UNLESS 100% disabled (proof required via doctor's statement) if you have no children in your custody.
Hours: 8:00a-5:00p, Monday-Friday.
Eligibility: Must have legal custody of a child, unless client is 100% disabled (proof required).
Applicant Must Provide:
-Social Security Cards for all family members.
-Proof of Identity (driver's license, birth certificate).
-Proof of residency (rent receipt, utility bills, school/employment records, local Food Stamp card).
-If born outside the United States, proof of legal residency.
-Proof of income for past 60 days or longer (pay stubs, proof of child support/alimony, award letters from SSA, Veterans, Workers' or Unemployment Comp, or proof of self-employment income).
-Proof of current assets (bank/credit union statements, CDs, retirement funds, cash value of life insurance, stocks, bonds, trust funds, non-homestead property, etc.)
If no income, a support statement from the family or friends who have been helping you.
-Proof of how your past 30 days income was spent.
-Status of any other assistance you have applied for (TANF, SSI/SSA, Unemployment, Workers' Comp, Victim of Crimes, etc.)
-Status of any pending legal action.
-Proof of 100% disability (doctor's statement) if you have no children in your custody.
-Referral from Children & Families if you have children and are pending Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF).
-Proof of children in your immediate family.
-Proof of financial eligibility.
Documents To Bring: Client may contact; must provide required documentation.
Address:122 Main StGatesville, NC 27938Map & Directions
Services: This program assists eligible households in a heating or cooling related crisis An application is required.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Gates County residents; income must be verified.
Documents To Bring: Must complete an application.
Address:704 N Main StWinton, NC 27986Map & Directions
Services: The Hertford County Department of Social Services provides the following services out of the Ahoskie office:
Special Assistance to Adults
Adult Care Home Case Management
Adult Protective Services
Adult Foster Care
Adult Day Care/Day Health
In-Home Aide Services
Services for the Blind
Community Alternatives Program (CAP) for Disabled Adults and Children
Child Support Enforcement
Qualified Substance Abuse Professional
Child Day Care Subsidies
Crisis Intervention Program (CIP)
Domestic Violence Screening
Eligibility: Hertford County residents, income based.
Documents To Bring: Contact the office for specific applications