@heart is a non-profit organization (NPO) established in 1999 to help address the lack of supportive services to those infected and affected by HIV/Aids. It is affiliated with the Stellenbosch University’s AIDS Action. @heart became an independent non-governmental organization (NGO) in 2002. @heart provides gender, age and cultural appropriate psycho-socio support services for those living with HIV and AIDS through an integrated approach to comprehensive service delivery, person centered counselling, tailored prevention initiatives to address health and social behavior challenges and effective networking. They operate in in the Cape Winelands Stellenbosch area in South Africa. http://www.atheart.org.za/
To empower TB clients with treatment management skills. This include being able to identify their treatment and do a health risk self-assessment, understanding the benefit of TB treatment and HCT, the advantage of physical and emotional wellbeing and where and how to seek aid and support.
Term of Grant:
05/15/13 - 05/14/14
Kayamandi and Groendal areas of Stellenbosch