Philadelphia Tribune – Health Briefs – January 9, 2018
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced $1.3 million has been awarded to Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha, Inc., commonly known as APM, to assist low-income persons living with HIV/AIDS in Philadelphia. This funding is offered through HUD’s Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS Program and will be used to continue providing 30 households with Tenant-Based Rental Assistance and supportive services. Additionally, APM will assist 30 households with permanent housing placement services annually. The majority of program participants are low-income/homeless Latino persons living with HIV/AIDS.