Support AIDS-Affected Households with Food

 
$6,791
$53,209
Raised
Remaining

Summary

This project will distribute food to 200 children and 500 breastfeeding mothers who have stopped taking anti-retroviral drugs (ARVs) due to lack of food. Without food, they do not take ARVs.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

The project will address lack of access to food among AIDS patients. It will specifically benefit children and breastfeeding mothers on ARVs.

How will this project solve this problem?

-Provide nutritious food stuffs to children and breastfeeding mothers on ARVs. -Conduct sensitization sessions on nutrition for children and breastfeeding mothers on ARVs and their care givers

Potential Long Term Impact

The project will enable these patients get energy and be able to grow their own food during the rainy season.The project will enable the patients continue taking the ARVs to improve their health.

Funding Information

This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

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Organization

Project Leader

Stephen Ssenkima

Director
Lyantonde, Uganda

Where is this project located?

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