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Seeking Public Comments on Priorities for Federal AIDS Funds in Contra Costa County
For Release: May 31, 2006
Contact: Rhonda Choi 925-313-6775
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The public is invited to a public forum to provide comments, concerns and ideas on how federal funds should be spent in Contra Costa County for support services to people living with HIV/AIDS Written comments can also be submitted. All comments will be reviewed in the annual priority setting and funding allocation process. This is an opportunity for the community to share their ideas about how best to deliver services to support access to care.
The Contra Costa HIV/AIDS Consortium is soliciting community comments. The Consortium is a local planning body that includes Contra Costa Health Services, HIV/AIDS service providers, HIV prevention providers, people living with HIV/AIDS and concerned community members.
When and Where
There are two ways to give public comment:
The Consortium will review public comments along with other information to finalize recommendations that will be forwarded to Public Health Department regarding priorities for the Ryan White CARE Act funding for the new program year that begins in March 2007. Because the Ryan White CARE Act has not been reauthorized, proposed recommendations will be subject to revisions to the act.