Project Title

Targeted Intervention Project

Year

2006-2008

Project Area

05 localities in district Lucknow

Achievements

  • Reduction in the rate of HIV infection among HRGs so as to reduce morbidity, mortality and impact of epidemic in the Lucknow district
  • To provide testing services to 50 per cent of the clients/ sexual partners of HRGs through ICTC (VCTC, PPTCT)
  • To cover 100 per cent (relative figure of all HRG in working area not known) HRGs in the project area with awareness on STIs/ HIV prevention and services
  • To provide STI examination and counselling services to 100 per cent of HRGs with whom the project is interacting through Syndromic Case Management approach at least once in a year. (Effort would be made to counsel  100 per cent not only at the STI clinic but also at field level)
  • To refer 100 per cent of the identified STI cases of the targeted population in the project area to the existing government and private facilities for STI management at least once in a year
  • To promote correct and consistent usage of condoms among 100 per cent HRGs in the project area
  • To mobilize 100 per cent all primary and secondary stakeholders to support project activities
  • To increase community ownership of the project by ensuring at least 10 per cent community representation in the decision making process
  • To enable the formation of 05 number of SHGs amongst through HRGs in each TI
  • To provide counselling services to 100 per cent of the HRGs through ICTC (VCTC, PPTCT) (All would be referred to ICTC but as per experience 100 per cent avail these services)

Funder

Uttar Pradesh State Aids Control Society (UPSACS), Lucknow