Mamosa Home Based Care

Grantee Information: 

Mamosa is a non-profit organization established in 2005 to respond to the high tuberculosis (TB) and HIV/AIDS burden in the community. They are located in Matlosana Municipality Kanana Township in Orkney. The organization’s mission is to improve the quality of life of individuals and their families infected with TB, HIV/AIDS and other chronic illness. Mamosa provides counseling and educations services on the prevention and relief of suffering, pain and other physical, psychosocial and spiritual problems associated with life threatening illness.

Purpose: 
Improving the knowledge and skill of their current personnel to educate and disseminate information to the community about TB and HIV; creating awareness on basic TB and HIV information for Kanana Township and nearby areas; promoting TB and HIV treatment adherence for patients; improving active case findings; and providing integrated TB&HIV services and home based care services to TB and HIV patients and Kanana Township.
Term of Grant: 
06/1/13 - 05/31/14
Areas Served: 
Kanana, Chris Hani, and Extension 14
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