ADAP Directory

Directory of AIDS Drug Assistance Programs


The AIDS Drug Assistance Program ( ADAP ) helps ensure that people living with HIV and AIDS who are uninsured and under-insured have access to medication.

Eligibility Criteria: 

Individuals are eligible for ADAP if they:

  • are a resident of California;
  • are HIV infected;
  • are 18 years of age or older;
  • has a Modified Adjusted Gross Income of not more than 500% of Federal Poverty Level (FPL), based on household income (e.g., $58,850 for a household of one);
  • have a valid prescription from a licensed California physician;
  • and lack private insurance that covers the medications, or do not qualify for no-cost Medi-Cal.
Application Instructions: 

If you meet the eligibility requirements, you must apply in person at an authorized ADAP enrollment site. You will be responsible to provide support documentation to verify your eligibility.

Once you complete your enrollment into ADAP, your HIV medications will be accessible through participating ADAP pharmacies. Currently, 185 drugs are available through ADAP, and there are over 4,000 participating pharmacies statewide where you can access these drugs.


Office of AIDS California Department of Public Health
1616 Capitol Avenue, Suite 616, Sacramento, CA 95814 MS 7700 P.O. Box 997426
Sacramento, CA 95899

Contact Information

Phone Number: 
(916) 449-5900