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Care Aids Orphan

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Ask the Experts

Working with AIDS orphans

Bonsoir!I am the director of an NGO called Children of the Dawn, which specialises in community care of orphaned and vulnerable children in rural South Africa (www.childrenofthedawn.org.za) We presently care for 228 rural children. 70% of them are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...work as founder and director of Children of the Dawn is laudable. Regarding prevention measures to be taken while working with HIV-positive children, common sense should prevail. It is important to note that HIV is not transmitted by casual... Read more »

AIDS ORPHANS IN KENYA- EFFECTS ON THEIR NUTRITIONAL NEEDS

I work for an international non-profit based in Kenya. We work with hundreds of AIDS orphans and... Read more »

WHat can we do to help Dr.Bob?

Bob,Pease read this link from a local paper in my country(India). What can we do to help? There... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Conference to Examine Role of Elderly in Caring for AIDS Orphans

...are gathering Wednesday for a three-day conference in Nairobi to discuss older people's role in caring for HIV/AIDS-infected orphans. "The number of AIDS orphans is rising drastically as the pandemic continues to claim millions of young adults... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

USAID Commits $7.6 Million to Care for AIDS Orphans, Other Vulnerable Children in Nigeria

... USAID on Monday announced that it is donating $7.6 million to provide quality comprehensive care to 8,616 AIDS orphans and vulnerable children in Nigeria, the country's Vanguard reports. Yemi Osilaja -- executive director of HOPE... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lesotho Approves Policy to Care for AIDS Orphans, Vulnerable Children

... The government of Lesotho has approved a policy to care for orphans and vulnerable children, including those who have lost at least one parent to AIDS-related illnesses, IRIN News reports. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Africa Needs $1 Billion Annually to Care for AIDS Orphans, Officials Say

...Ethiopia, to mark the Day of the African Child (Mitchell, AP/ Mail & Guardian , 6/16). By 2010, there will be more than 50 million orphans in just 16 African countries and half of them will have lost their parents to HIV/AIDS, according to ... Read more »
Connect With Others

more cure talk

Posted by themushroom
...http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Nutrition/Current/Q210677.html It makes me feel all warm and fuzzy to think there could be a cure for a disease that ruins so many lives and orphans children, also it makes me think there is hope for me and my... Read more »

THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...BLOCK GRANTS AND CUTS FOR HIV SERVICES E.G. HOUSING AND FOOD !THE DISAPORA:MILLIONS OF BLACKS DYING ABROAD... A GENERATION OF ORPHANS AND THE SYSTEMATIC GENOCIDE OF A CONTINENT! THE APATHY OF BLACK ENTERTAINMENT MOGULS:POSTERS AND THOUSANDS FOR... Read more »

Jobs in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Southern Africa HIV/AIDS Information Dissemination Service (SAfAIDS) *********************** 1) Position: Provincial Coordinator, Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Organization: The Academy for Educational Development (AED), a non-profit... Read more »

blood-to-blood exposure?

Posted by paranoid_android, 2 Replies
...Please help me, A friend of mine volunteers and looks after AIDS orphans. She also French (deep) kisses lots of people on a frequent basis. She also chews her fingers until the point where they bleed Read more »