Call Us at: 954-765-8950 | Open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Call Us at: 954-765-8950 | Open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

HIV/AIDS

Areas of Legal Service

HIV/AIDS (Ryan White)

Legal Aid offers comprehensive legal services and representation to low-income residents of Broward County living with HIV. Our HIV Law Project is a Ryan White-funded legal advocacy program offering representation for eligible clients in the following areas:

Advance Directives & Estate Planning

  • Designation of Health Care Surrogate
  • Living Wills & Trusts
  • Financial Power of Attorney

Consumer Debt Consultation (not representation)

  • Debt collection and judgment process
  • Bankruptcy
  • Garnishment

Housing

  • Subsidized Housing rights
  • Eviction, Foreclosure
  • Tenant Rights and Lease Reviews

Discrimination Consultation

  • Employment
  • Housing
  • Civil Rights

Public Benefits

  • Florida reemployment assistance (Unemployment Compensation)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Social Security Disability (SSD) & Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Medicare & Medicaid

Eligibility

  • Broward County resident
  • Household income cannot exceed 300% of the federal poverty level (FPL)
  • Documentation of HIV status
  • For eligibility questions call: 954.566.1417

Prior to receiving legal assistance, clients must be current with their Ryan White Part A eligibility. Contact the Centralized Intake and Eligibility (CIED) program at 954-566-1417 for more information and to become eligible for all County Ryan White services, including legal services.

Intake

*Note: because of Covid-19 our offices are closed for walk-ins, please call 954-358-5635 for assistance

  • To complete an application and set an appointment please call 954-358-5635
  • Eligibility documentation is required. Immediate or walk-in appointments are not available
  • In extraordinary circumstances home or hospital visits can be arranged

Outreach Centers

Hepburn Multipurpose Center
750 N.W. 8th Avenue, Hallandale
(945) 457-1460

Hispanic Unity
5840 Johnson Street, Hollywood
(954) 964-8884

Carver Ranches Family Success Center
4733 N.W. 3rd Avenue, Pompano Beach
(954) 985-1920

North Regional Family Success Center
2011 N.W. 3rd Avenue, Pompano Beach
(954) 761-2121

Northwest Coral Springs Family Success Center
10077 NW 29th Street, Coral Springs
(954) 761-2121

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