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Peer-to-Peer Support for ART Adherence, Retention in Care, Linkage to Comprehensive HIV Services and Linkage of PLHIV Families and Contacts to HIV Testing Services in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia under PEPFAR

This FOA will support national facility based case management activities implemented through associations of persons living with HIV (PLHIV). Activities include peer support for HIV treatment adherence, preventing and minimizing loss-to-follow-up and improving retention in care, and facilitating linkage of all HIV patients and others affected by HIV to comprehensive HIV services. The FOA will support planning, program and financial management; coordination and collaboration with partners and stakeholders; capacity building at different levels; training and deployment of case managers and adherence supporters to high load HIV care and treatment facilities. The awardee will conduct supportive supervision, mentoring, monitoring and evaluation of case management activities, and will maintain an updated inventory of available services in the catchment area of respective health facilities. These activities will minimize patient attrition, optimize adherence and improve patient outcomes.

Locations
International
Fund Location Notes
Eligible Organizations
Number of Awards Given
1

Minimum Amount: 

$0.00

Maximum Amount: 

$0.00

Average Amount: 

$0.00

Award Amount: 

$4,800,000.00
Award Amount Notes
The Approximate Project Period Funding/Estimated Total Funding for the Total 5 year Project Period is None. Award ceilings for years 2-5 will be set at continuation.
Notes
Letter of Intent Date
8/31/16
Application Due Date
10/25/16
Award Date
8/31/16
Open Ended Date
8/31/16
Project Start Date
8/31/16
Application Contact
Dionne
Bounds
Grants Management Specialist
United States
(770) 488-2082
vhv5@cdc.gov
(770) 488-2082
Technical Contact
Tesfaye
Desta
Project Officer
hmz4@cdc.gov
United States
Fund Duration
5 years
Subjects
Audiences
Application Process
Applicants must download the SF-424, Application for Federal Assistance, package associated with this funding opportunity at  www.grants.gov. If Internet access is not available, or if the online forms cannot be accessed, applicants may call the CDC OGS staff at 770-488-2700 or e-mail OGS ogstims@cdc.gov for assistance. Persons with hearing loss may access CDC telecommunications at TTY 1-888-232-6348.
Focus Area

Fund Number: 

CDC-RFA-GH17-1747

Fund ID: 

5195

Last Updated: 

8/31/16