Minority AIDS Support Services, Inc. (MASS) formerly known as Health and Home Support Services, Inc. (HHSS) is a 501c-3 non-profit AIDS Service Organization located in Newport News, Virginia. MASS was established in 1998 by an African American female as a community-based service organization to provide health care support to disadvantaged persons. MASS is operated by African American executive, management, and direct services staff members and serve predominately African American and minority clients.
Since 2005, MASS has provided Pre-Release Case Management Services, funded by the Ryan White Part A Program, to eligible inmates living with HIV/AIDS in penal institutions located within the Norfolk Transitional Grant Area (TGA). This area encompasses the Greater Hampton Roads region and the coastal county of Currituck, North Carolina. MAI Outreach Service was added in 2007 and Pre-release Case Management Services were expanded to include Medical Case Management Services in 2008.