Steering Committee Press Release article cont'd

The LRAH Steering Committee consists of experts in the field of HIV and AIDS care, palliative car, pastoral care, nursing and the law. the membership list is attached as Appendix A. (N.B. not available at the time this article was transcribed for the web)

The first step in the process will be a Needs Assessment and Feasability Study. The Steering Committee has hired the services of Whitehead Associates to undertake these studies. It is expected that a formal proposal to the Ministry of Health will be submitted by September 30, 1991.

Members of the Steering Committee will be present at a Press Conference to be held at the Regional HIV/AIDS Connection, 301-343 Richmond Street, London, Ontario on Wednesday November 7 at 2:30 pm. At this Press Conference, Mr. Jonathon Bancroft-Snell will present a cheque for over $110,000 to the Steering Committee.

This money was raised for the AIDS Hospice at the recent "London Cares Art Auction". The Steering Committee will be obtaining charitable donation status in the very near future and further donations can be sent to the Steering Commitee at 448 Oxford Street East.