PATF will be closed on Sunday, May 28th, and Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day.

Ryan White Funded Services

Many of PATF’s Client Services are funded through the Ryan White CARE Act. HIV-positive individuals wishing to receive these services must complete a certification process.

NEED TO BE PROVIDED ONLY ONCE:

HIV+ Diagnosis – Provide ONE:

  • A lab test obtained directly from a test site or documentation from your healthcare provider 

Verification of Identity – Provide TWO:

  • Driver’s License, Photo ID card, Photo Welfare Card, Military ID, Bank ID, School ID, Passport, Social Security Card, Citizenship or Naturalization, Birth Certificate, Voter’s Registration, Medicare/Medicaid/Insurance Card, Pennsylvania Learner’s Permit or Temporary Driver’s License, Vehicle Registration, any other official document that has personal information relating to the individual

NEED TO BE PROVIDED EVERY 12 MONTHS:

Verification of medical care – Provide ONE:

  • Viral Load Test
  • CD4 Test
  • Proof of antiretroviral therapy. Prescription, medicine bottle, etc. with your name on it.

NEED TO BE PROVIDED EVERY SIX MONTHS:

Verification of insurance and/or any other available third party resource – Provide ALL that apply:

  • Medicare/Medicaid/insurance card
  • Other third party resources or insurance
  • SPBP Re-certification Card (member identification card)

Verification of residency – Provide ONE:

  • Current lease listing you as occupant
  • Current property tax documents
  • Current utility/phone/other bills in your name
  • Current pay stub
  • Any business correspondence with your name and address, i.e. current bank statement, food stamp letter, Medicare/Medicaid/insurance letter
  • A letter from a family member of friend certifying that you are being provided a room and other assistance if applicable. The name, address, relationship to you, and phone number shall be provided in this letter.
  • If you are homeless, provide a letter with contact information from a case manager, social worker, counselor

Verification of household income. Provide ALL which are needed to show your gross income:

Items with an asterik can be up to 1 year old. Other documents should be within 6 months.

  • Signed Most Current of Electronically submitted *Federal 1040 Tax Return – First page only, or may use *PA40 Tax Return, *PA-1000, *Local Tax Return
  • *Most Current W-2
  • Pay Stub for 30 days/one month income (most current)
  • *SSI/SSA Award Letter
  • Bank Statement with Direct Deposit of Pension, Social Security, Child Support and Alimony
  • Child Support. Can use Bank Statement, Court Order, Internet Verification of Deposit
  • Alimony. Can use Bank Statement, Court Order, Internet Verification of Deposit
  • Zero Income – Letter of Support Explanation written by Client, Case Manager or Person Supporting

Must be signed and dated by you.

  • *Most Current 1099s
  • Letter from Funds Administrator if someone manages your funds
  • Business Ledger – must be 3 months from Third Party. Include *Federal 1040 Tax Return with business Schedule C and *PA40 Tax Return with business schedule
  • Gross Rental Income. Provide Canceled checks, Rent receipts, or *Can use Schedule E from Federal Tax Return
  • Written letter from Employer on Company Letterhead
  • If you report ZERO income, please submit a detailed letter stating why your income is ZERO

Income limits to be eligible to receive services provided with RW funding:

  • Single household $54,450 for new certifications. Add $19,100 for each additional household member.
  • Single household $36,699 when re-certifying if your certification expires. Be sure to keep it current.

If you are you a client who is unsure of your certification status or has questions about this process, please email us or call 412-345-0580.

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Hours:

Testing Hours:
Sun: Noon – 3:30 p.m.
Mon-Tue, Thu - Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Wed: 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

 

Food Pantry Hours*:
Sun: Noon-4:00 p.m.
Mon, Tues, Thu: Noon-4:00 p.m.
Wed: 3:00-7:00 p.m.

 

The food pantry is closed on Friday and Saturdays.

 

*Clients may use the food pantry once per month; Clients who are overdue for their 90-day updates will not be able to use the Food Pantry on Wednesday after 4 p.m., or on Sundays

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