State Receives More Funding To Help AIDS Patients
Posted April 2, 2002 10:06 a.m. EST
RALEIGH, N.C. — More funding is coming to North Carolina to help patients living with AIDS.
The state will receive nearly $18 million from the Health and Human Services Department.
The funds will help pay for home-based community care, private health insurance and drug assistance programs.
More than $1 million of the money will be earmarked for people with physical and developmental disabilities.
That money will assist in rental payments and home modifications specifically needed for disabled people.