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For Immediate Release
March 19, 2014
Media Contact:
John Hellman
6463754415
jhellman@latinoaids.org


Sign-On: Support AIDS Priorities in '14-'15 New York State Budget

We are in the final weeks before the New York State Budget for 2014-2015 is approved, and we need to make sure that legislators in Albany protect and support our efforts to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic. This means we need to:

├ż Support the 30 Percent Rent Cap

├ż Simplify HIV Testing Consent Requirements

├ż Support HIV Surveillance Data Sharing

├ż Restore Funds for Coordination of Health Homes with the Criminal Justice System

├ż Restore Funds for HIV Regional and Targeted Services

To sign-on to a letter in support of these priorities to our legislators to Albany as an individual, organization, or both, please go here:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/L32DQ5Q

It will take less than a minute to complete!

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to John Hellman at jhellman@latinoaids.org




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