Portland, Maine, HIV/AIDS Support Organization Awarded $3.8 Million in Federal Grants
April 4, 2012
US Sens. Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins announced last week the Frannie Peabody Center (FPC) in Portland is receiving $3.8 million in federal funds for its HIV/AIDS work.
Three of FPC's ongoing programs to provide housing support services for people living with HIV/AIDS were granted:
"This funding will be critical as the dedicated employees and volunteers of the Frannie Peabody Center continue to provide vital services to the community, and continue to provide compassionate care for the community infected and affected by HIV/AIDS in Maine," the senators said in a joint statement.
Bangor Daily News
04.02.2012; Seth Koenig
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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