2018 AIDS PROGRAM GRANTS
Grants paid during 2018
Including payment for Grants Awarded in Prior Years
National Working Positive Coalition $5,000
Fiscal Agent: AIDS Connecticut
The National Working Positive Coalition (whose fiduciary agent is AIDS Connecticut) seeks to refine, implement and disseminate a systems-change model linking historically unconnected HIV care and prevention service providers to vocational workforce development and related programs at the state and local level to increase employment for people living with HIV.
(Final payment of a $70.0 grant)
Funding for Connect Project. The infrastructure of HIV service providers and testing centers will be utilized as the natural bridge to link those newly diagnosed to PLHIV support networks. Funds will help educate service providers on the importance of linking PLHIV to networks. Materials and other resources will be created and nationally distributed to encourage and better connect the newly diagnosed to existing PLHIV networks.
(First payment of a $45.0 grant)