Client and Housing Assistance Programs

ACT assists families and individuals with meeting emergency expenses through the Client Assistance Fund (CAF), and with obtaining and maintaining housing through the Housing Assistance Fund (HAF).

PLEASE NOTE: The application procedures and forms provided below are for case managers. All applicants MUST apply for assistance through a case manager. If you don't have a case manager click here for a list of agencies that provide HIV/AIDS case management. For a list of other agencies providing services in the Greater Hartford TGA click here.

For case managers seeking additional guidance on completing an application for CAF or HAF, click here to view an informational presentation or send your questions to cafhaf@aids-ct.org.

 

Client Assistance Fund (CAF)

The Client Assistance Fund is a set of services funded by the federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program for people living with HIV/AIDS in Hartford, Tolland, and Middlesex counties. Click here for a list of towns covered by CAF.

Applicants must apply for assistance through a case manager or social worker from the one of these three counties. If you do not have a case manager click here to view a list of agencies that provide HIV/AIDS case management. For a list of other agencies providing services in the Greater Hartford TGA please click here.

Click on each of the following questions for more detailed information about CAF:

What does CAF pay for?

Who is eligible?

How do I apply?

What do I need to provide?

What constitutes income?

What can be used for proof of income?

 

Housing Assistance Fund (HAF)

ACT has three Housing Assistance Fund programs. Ryan White Part A for the Hartford TGA (Hartford, Middlesex and Tolland Counties). Hartford HOPWA (Hartford County only). Part B (Balance of State – outside of the Hartford TGA). Applicants do not have to apply to a specific program, as that will be determined by the ACT HAF Team.

Applicants must apply for housing assistance through a case manager or social worker. If you do not have a case manager click here to view a list of agencies that provide HIV/AIDS case management. For a list of other agencies providing services in the Greater Hartford TGA please click here.

Click on each of the following questions for more detailed information about HAF:

What does HAF pay for?

Who is eligible?

How do I apply?

What do I need to provide?