Transcript featuring panelist speakers and testimonials from the community; consumers, providers and caregivers. The Hearing's stated purpose is to help the Planning Council make a determination of how the money that the City of Boston receives from the Ryan White Care Act should be allocated. Identifying needs of communities not being met or serviced and detecting emerging trends. Covering difficulties with Medicaid, funding and outreach as well as descriptions of specific programs. Also including testimony from the Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation, Inc. (HOPE, Inc.) and testimony from the Visiting Nurse Association of Boston.