- HIV Awareness
To provide HIV+ adolescents with a free environment to ask clinical and social questions which they have never had the opportunity to ask at home or at school, promotion of PMTCT among young mothers living with HIV/AIDS, HIV prevention among adolescents and young people living with HIV/AIDS. Prevention information to children born with HIV/AIDS and are approaching their sexual maturity stage. Promotion of medical male circumcision among adolescents, promotion of proper and consistent use of male and female condoms among adolescents. Treatment literacy.
- Skills Development
Compassionate Swaziland provides life-skills training to adolescent boys and girls. The life-skills include healthy lifestyles for young people, advocacy against gender based violence (GBV), child friendly information on SRH, career guidance, prevention of teenage pregnancy, voluntary male circumcision, dangers of drugs and substance abuse as well as treatment literacy for those adolescents on ART
Educating adolescents on implications for gender based violence (GBV), lobby for policies that promote women leadership and economic roles, advocacy against gender based violence as a driver to new HIV and STIs infections. Dialogues with communities on gender and vulnerability to HIV infection. Promotion of child protection and rights. Capacity building for care givers and family members.