New Jersey: Ocean County Board of Health Gets $92,000 State Grant to Prevent HIV/AIDS
November 20, 2012
The state government of New Jersey recently awarded $92,000 to the Ocean County Board of Health for HIV/AIDS prevention in fiscal year 2013. According to Leslie D. Terjesen, the county's Board of Health spokesperson, the funds will be used for the counseling and testing program, as the HIV/AIDS clinic is funded through the Ryan White Program. Terjesen stated that the counseling and testing clinic tested 784 persons in 2011 and 578 persons as of late October of this year.
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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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