ADAP Directory

Directory of AIDS Drug Assistance Programs

Texas

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.

The Texas HIV Medication Program (THMP) is the official AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) for the State of Texas.

Eligibility Criteria: 

Any Texas resident who:

  • Has a diagnosis of HIV disease and meets the drug-specific eligibility criteria of one or more of the drugs listed above and;
  • Is under the care of a Texas-licensed physician who prescribes the medication(s) and;
  • Meets the financial eligibility criteria of the program.
    • A person is financially eligible if he or she:
      • Is not presently covered for the medication(s) under the Texas Medicaid Program, or has utilized their Medicaid pharmacy benefits for the month and;
      • is not covered for the medication(s) by any other third-party payor and;
      • has an adjusted gross income, when combined with the gross income of his/her spouse, that does not exceed 200 percent of the current Federal Poverty Income Guidelines. The THMP will determine if the person satisfies this criterion from information provided by the person on the Program application.
Application Instructions: 

You can download an application online here (also available in Spanish). More documents are available on the THMP documents page.

  • Mail the completed application and copies of supporting documentation to:

Texas Department of State Health Services
ATTN: MSJA - MC 1873
PO Box 149347, Austin, TX 78714-9347

  • Make copies of your completed application and do not send any original documents, they will not be returned.
  • For help with your application, call your local community organization. For additional information on AIDS service organizations, case management services and community resources in your local area, please call 2-1-1.
  • If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding the Texas HIV Medication Program (THMP) and this application for assistance, please call the program directly at 1-800-255-1090.
  • For additional information, including Frequently Asked Questions and downloadable copies of program documents, please visit the THMP website.
  • If approved for the program, you will need to update your eligibility at least every six months.
Hepatitis C (HCV) Drug Therapy:

State covers some form of HCV drug therapies as part of their approved drug formularies: Yes

To learn more about what HCV drug therapies are on the drug formulary, please visit tiicann.org/co-infection-watch.html (go to page #7).

Location

Address:
Texas HIV Medication Program, ATTN: MSJA, MC 1873
PO Box 149347
Austin, TX 78714

Contact Information

Phone Number: 
800-255-1090 (THMP Toll-Free Hotline)
Fax Number: 
512-533-3178 (eligibility) or 512-533-3171 (pharmacy)
Email Address: 
hivstd@dshs.state.tx.us