Empowerment and Literacy

3 days of entry-level HIV literacy training paired with engaging and heartwarming activities such as:

  • Life mapping
  • HIV life cycle
  • Network with other people living with HIV
  • Sharing information and experiences
  • Learning to disclose your HIV status

A course designed by physicians and the community to help people live well with HIV throughout the life course from diagnosis to ageing. The modules include:

  • HIV diagnosis
  • Peer support
  • HIV treatment
  • Adherence to medication
  • Living longer with HIV
  • Specific issues such as PrEP, chemsex, treatment as prevention

**Available once a year.

For people living with HIV who want are interested in assisting others who are newly diagnosed with HIV. This course is for you.

It is a 3-days intensive workshop run in a support group format and facilitated by a peer mentor. The sessions will explore:

  • Issues concerning the acceptance of HIV diagnosis
  • Disclosing HIV status
  • Accessing and negotiating healthcare
  • Forming intimate relationships post-HIV