Community members access high quality and effective HIV prevention and treatment services with no fear of HIV Stigma
An internationally recognized organization that specializes in peer led Community Systems Strengthening, Behavioral Change Communication, Demand Creation and Direct Service Delivery in order to combat HIV and it's impact regionally.
HIV Survivors and Partners Network is a South African based organisation offering it's services across Africa . It is led by clinicians in discordant and concordant marriages. The organisation's main focus is to fight HIV related stigma and discrimination, advocate for discordant partners right to HIV services and Sexual Reproductive Health while creating demand for HIV services across all cascades.
The secondary objective is to empower and engage communities, health care workers and community health workers to ensure communities receive high quality, effective and client centered HIV services.
The organisation also has a peer led and client centered community based HIV direct service delivery component. It also provides an online platform for woman and men that are living with HIV to voice their dissatisfaction related to HIV stigma, and health and sexual reproductive rights .
The founders of the organisation (discordant couple that are also clinicians) are a voice for the voiceless, in particular those that are not comfortable to disclose their HIV status due to fear of stigma and discrimination but whose rights are violated.