About Us

The Ryan White
Program – Part A (Orlando EMA)

The Ryan White Part A Program is a federal program administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB). The program provides HIV-related services for those who do not have sufficient health care coverage or financial resources for coping with HIV disease.

Orange County Government is the official Orlando EMA Part A Grantee for services provided by not-for-profit, private, public and government entities that provide medical and social support services to residents living with HIV/AIDS in Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Lake counties.

The goal is to create a collaborative system of HIV/AIDS care that provides swift and seamless linkage to continuous and comprehensive services for the following:

  • Medical Care
  • Medical Case Management
  • Drug Assistance
  • Dental Care
  • Nutritional/Food Assistance
  • Health Insurance
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Medical Transportation
  • Psychosocial Support (Peer Mentoring)

Orlando EMA HIV
Services Planning Council

The use of Ryan White Part A funds is guided by planning, which takes place through a Planning Council established by the Chief Elected Officer (CEO) Mayor Teresa Jacobs. The HIV Health Services Planning Council is a legislative body operating under the authority of the Ryan White Treatment Extension Act of 2009 and has the legislative authority to carry out its assigned tasks and duties as specified by the Health Resource and Service Administration (HRSA).

Planning Council Website – www.hivnetwork.org

For more information on how to become a member, please call 407-254-9390.

Contact Us

Grantee Staff Contact Information Administration

Claudia Yabrudy
Sr. Program Manager
Phone: (407) 836-6583
Email: Claudia.Yabrudy@ocfl.net

Service Questions

Maria Hobbs
Sr. Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator
Phone: (407) 836-6577
Email: Maria.Hobbs@ocfl.net

Christine Uranaka
Sr. Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator
Phone: (407) 836-6509
Email: Christine.Uranaka@ocfl.net

Yvette Reyes
Sr. Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator
Phone: (407) 836-6558
Email: Yvette.Reyes@ocfl.net

All e-mail sent to this address becomes part of Orange County public record. Comments received by our e-mail subsystem can be read by anyone who requests that privilege. In compliance with "Government in the Sunshine" laws, Orange County Government must make available, at request, any and all information not deemed a threat to the security of law enforcement agencies and personnel.