Support groups are often held for those living with HIV/AIDS in collaboration with Caring Choices at our offices and in community settings. Some of our clients prefer privacy and benefit more from one-on-one counseling sessions rather than in a group setting. Counseling is available on an individual basis dependent upon client needs and program enrollment.
Research indicates a person must take 95% of their HIV medications to keep the HIV virus from replicating, and to keep the body’s immune system intact. A variety of medication reminder aids are available for clients ranging from simple pill boxes to watches that beep reminders to electronic delivery systems.
To be eligible for this Case Management program, you must have full scope Medi-Cal, have a physician confirmation of HIV, meet the Nursing Facility Level of Care, and have a primary physician willing to be responsible for your medical care.
Comprehensive nursing case management services are provided on an ongoing basis to assist with the complexities of the HIV/AIDS disease process. These services include:
Comprehensive social work case management services are provided on an ongoing basis to assist with the social, financial and emotional aspects of an individual with HIV/AIDS. These services include:
There are many programs and resources our case managers will help you enroll in if you qualify. These include: