Admissions Policy

Prospective residents should meet the following general admissions criteria:

  • Have an AIDS diagnosis or disabling HIV*
  • Be a San Francisco resident*
  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have 24-hour care need, skilled care need, or hospice care need
  • Have annual income of less than $34,800*
  • Accept admissions agreement
  • Have chest x-ray for TB within one month prior to admission

* To provide revenue to sustain our AIDS-focused mission for low-income individuals, we also offer one of our resident rooms (as available) at a private-pay rate of $250/day for applicants with AIDS/disabling HIV in need of hospice or 24-hour nursing care regardless of income or county of residency OR for non-AIDS hospice applicants regardless of income or county of residency. For more information about becoming a resident, please contact our Program Director, Susan Canavan, at (415) 558.3006 or  scanavan@maitrisf.org.

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