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 support for the Harkin Transfer Amendment, needs and concerns of people with HIV and AIDS and their caregivers and the topic of long-term care. Also including testimonies from the mother of a child living with HIV, Katie Bond, and two persons living with AIDS and addiction.