NLM AIDSLINE Bridging the gap between infected/affected.
December 30, 1998
Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE ICA12/98407065
OBJECTIVES: (1) Boosting the moral of HIV infected and affected. (2) The
need to overcome anxiety, depression and other possible challenges. 3.
Providing social, psychological support to fight AIDS. (4) Reduction of
spread of HIV/AIDS. (5) Imparting meditation and health education. (6)
Forming self-help groups which will lead way for sociological research
and solutions to the problems. PROJECT: From routine counselling work
the very idea of bridging the gap between infected persons was struck
and to achieve above objectives a special clinic for HIV infected and
affected persons was started six months back. Clinic was started with 12
members and today the number is almost 100. The special