Tshepang Caregivers Project

Grantee Information: 

Tshepang Caregivers Project (Tshepang) is a non-profit organization that was established in 2001 as a community based project in Tigane, North West province. The organization which started with 10 volunteers provides home based care service, care and support to people who are infected by HIV and AIDS and TB. Tshepang also supports orphans and vulnerable children as well as people with disabilities. The organization now has 24 members which includes 19 caregivers.

Purpose: 
To encourage TB patients &HIV positive patients in our register to be screened for both diseases and treated; To improve treatment adherence to all TB patients and HIV positive patients; To ensure that community at large are well-informed about TB and HIV&AIDS through information sharing
Term of Grant: 
07/01/12-06/30/13
Areas Served: 
Hartbeesfontein Sub-district.
Description: 

To encourage TB patients &HIV positive patients in our register to be screened for both diseases and treated; To improve treatment adherence to all TB patients and HIV positive patients; To ensure that community at large are well-informed about TB and HIV&AIDS through information sharing