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A Community approach to AIDS intervention

exploring the Miami outreach project for injecting drug users and other high risk groups

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida,
  • Florida.
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Florida -- Prevention.,
    • Intravenous drug abuse.,
    • Intravenous drug abusers -- Health and hygiene -- Florida.,
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control.,
    • Community Health Services -- organization & administration -- Florida.,
    • Risk Factors.,
    • Substance Abuse, Intravenous.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementDale D. Chitwood ... [et al.].
      SeriesContributions in medical studies,, no. 33
      ContributionsChitwood, Dale D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 C6 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1541171M
      ISBN 100313273197
      LC Control Number91019872

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      HIV-Early Intervention Services The Early Intervention Services Program connects people living with HIV/AIDS to medical care. The Ryan White Part C grant provides funding for those who do not have health insurance, have insufficient insurance, or limited financial resources. Indicate how you will adapt the intervention or "best practice" to fit the needs and context of your community (e.g., differences in resources, cultural values, competence, language). Related resources: Adapting Community Interventions for Different Cultures and Communities Designing Community Interventions Develop an action plan for the.


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