Cathy Timuta, executive director of the Southwest Florida coalition, said she and directors at the 31 other coalitions around the state were blind-sided by the budget cuts.
"We had zero cuts on the table the entire session," Timuta
Timuta, of the Southwest Florida coalition, said her agency began a support group earlier this year in Lee for patients at the low-end of risk for medical and social problems.
hoping to start a support group in Collier
, which could help cope with the funding loss.