Comments for: Maine needle exchange programs lack funding

Posted Jan. 20, 2012, at 5:28 a.m.
Last modified Jan. 20, 2012, at 12:45 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Hypodermic needle exchange programs in Maine, which collected more than a quarter million syringes in a recent 12-month period, are running into serious funding problems because of the overall poor economy, officials who oversee the programs say. None of Maine’s four exchange programs receives public funding, but …

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