Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) is a federal program of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development designed to assist persons who have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and their families who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness.
Diagnosed with HIV or AIDS by a medical professional
Gross income of less than 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI)
At risk of homelessness
Tenant Based Rental Assistance
Short-Term Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Assistance
Permanent Housing Placement
Please note that individuals may not apply directly to the Iowa Finance Authority for assistance. If you believe you may be eligible for HOPWA assistance, please contact one of the five providers in the state.View Providers PDF