The Greater Community AIDS Project is a local tax exempt charitable organization that qualifies under IRS section 501 c (3). We continue to serve the needs of those affected with HIV and AIDS in East Central Illinois as well as educate the public about HIV and AIDS.
Champaign House is a 5-bedroom transitional housing facility for people living with HIV who are homeless. While clients reside in Champaign house, GCAP also offers case management to minimize barriers to permanent housing.
In conjunction with the Eastern Illinois Foodbank, GCAP offers food to individuals living with HIV/AIDS in the Champaign area. This food is available for pick up or delivery. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about services
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE GRANTS
These grant funds are accessible to individuals living with HIV/AIDS and can be used for such things as emergency motel stay, past due rent, utilities, infant/child care (for Perinatal HIV clients), medical expenses that are not covered under other programs, transportation, etc. Funds can be requested through an individuals HIV case manager.
Staff and trained volunteers are available to speak to individuals and groups about a variety of issues related to HIV, including prevention, living with HIV, and caring for others that are HIV+.
SHELTER PLUS CARE
The Greater Community AIDS Project is proud to partner with Champaign County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) that helps to place individuals in housing while receiving intensive support services.