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

In the State of Illinois, to be eligible for ADAP enrollment, an individual must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a positive HIV/AIDS diagnosis;
  • Be a resident of Illinois;
  • Supply CD4 and Viral Load laboratory results not older than 6 months prior to enrollment
  • Have a legal home address (domicile) in Illinois
  • Verification of Third Party Payer Sources, such as Medicaid, Medicare, or other commercial/employer based insurance
  • Have income not exceeding 500 percent of the federal poverty level.

All applicants approved for services must re-apply every 6 months in order to continue to receive services.

If you have questions regarding your eligibility status for any of the available services, please call our HOTLINE at 800-825-3518.

Application Instructions

Begin by completing the Ryan White Part B Eligibility Assessment online or by phone at 1-800-825-3518. After eligibility is verified, clients may begin the application process.

Clients will need to provide proof of income, most recent CD4 and Viral Load test results, and Illinois residency. They will also be cross-checked with the Medicaid database to ensure that they aren't eligible for Medicaid coverage.

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

Long-Acting Injectables (LAIs) Therapy
State covers LAIs as part of their approved drug formularies: No

To learn more about what LAIs drug therapies are on the drug formulary, please click here.

Contact Information


Illinois Medication Assistance Program
525 W. Jefferson Street, 1st Floor
Springfield, IL 62761
United States

Phone Number
Fax Number

39.803719, -89.6608