HOPWA

Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS

The Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS program is the only federal program dedicated solely to the housing needs of people living with HIV/AIDS. The program offers:

  • Short-term rent assistance
  • Mortgage and utility assistance
  • Long-term tenant-based rental assistance
  • Permanent housing facilities
  • Essential referral services for people living with HIV/AIDS

For additional information regarding the program, please contact: Jerry Cafardi at jerry.cafardi@pittsburghpa.gov or 412-255-2162.

Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS program in Pittsburgh is administered by the Jewish Healthcare Foundation. Visit their website for more information: https://www.jhf.org/whatwedo/whatwedo-2/hiv-aids-fiscal-agent