Ryan White Grant Administration

Ryan White Grant Administration is the Administrative Agency for Ryan White Treatment Extension Act Part A and Minority AIDS Initiative funding in the Houston area. The federal Ryan White Program provides health care for people with HIV disease. First enacted in 1990, it is intended to fill gaps in care faced by those with low income and little or no insurance.

Since 1992, Ryan White Grant Administration has awarded and administered over $300 million in funding to health and social service agencies in the Houston Eligible Metropolitan Area (EMA), which includes Harris, Fort Bend, Chambers, Liberty, Montgomery and Waller counties. In 2010, over 10,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in the Houston EMA received medical and supportive services through Ryan White Part A funding..

The mission of Ryan White Grant Administration is to provide consumer-focused administrative services, programmatic assistance and technical support for Ryan White Program Part A-funded health and social services with integrity, accountability and fiscal responsibility.