Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Stop Stigmatization On Aids

HIV/AIDS is an issue currently manace in many paris of the country. Many people have so far infected by the virus with or without their knowledge. Today those affected are adviced on how to cop with the issue of stigmatizaton in the society since they are considered immoral. By the virtue of being affected they are seen as an outcast in the community. An organization currently visited three groups of people living with HIV/AIDS and made numeraous step in the same . Villagers were mobilized to attend aworkshop on HIV/AIDS that comprised of both affected and not affected societal members to discus among them issues of stopping stigmatization, protection and have to abstain from unprotected sex. BY the end of the meeting many participants had vowed to be abide by the teaching and that they were encourage


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Shikhangaria, Kakamega, Kenya
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