HOPWA Eligibility Requirements

Generally, to be eligible for HOPWA funded services, participants must show:
  • An HIV-positive or AIDS diagnosis
  • Family income at or below 50% of the local area median income for Project-based
    or Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA/TBRA), and at or below 80% for other HOPWA services
  • Live in one of the 17 jurisdictions served by NVRC's HOPWA program:
    Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, or Warren Counties; or the Cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas or Manassas Park.
 The HIV/AIDS diagnosis, income limit, and residency are waived for housing information services.