HRSA Announces $2.36 Billion in Grant Awards to Help Americans Access HIV/AIDS Care and Medications

On October 17, 2017, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced approximately $2.36 billion in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants were awarded to cities, counties, states, and local community-based organizations in fiscal year (FY) 2017. This funding supports a comprehensive system of HIV primary medical care, medications, and essential support services to low-income people living with HIV in the United States. More than half a million people living with HIV in the U.S. receive services through the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program each year.

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About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments’ best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO’s communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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