Citam Plus Zambia

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CITAM+ provides the flowing services in the communities where it works:- 


Training of TB Treatment Supporters                                                                                      

CITAM+ in partnership with DHMT trains TB treatment supporters who assist the health centres by implementing DOTS and tracking of treatment defaulters. 

For more information about this service:
Email: [email protected]


Policy Analysis                                                                                                                             

CITAM+ analyze policy documents to if they meet the needs of PLHIV and people affected by TB and advocate for the change of policies that are PLHIV/PLWTB friendly. We also advocate for the inclusion of PLHIV/PLWTB in the development of such policies  

For more information about this service:
Email: [email protected]


Training of Adherence Supporters                                                                                               


CITAM+ in partnership with ZNAN have trained 30 adherence supporters in the communities of MITCHO and fishing camp in Siavonga district who assist the ART department of the health centre by providing adherence counseling to clients who are just starting treatment.

For more information about this service:
Email: [email protected]

Treatment Literacy Lessons                                                                                                          

CITAM+ provide treatment literacy lessons to community members who want to know more about HIV/AIDS and TB from their Kabwata office on a weekly basis.

For more information about this service:
Email: [email protected]

ORGANISATION ACTIVITIES


World TB Day Commemoration
                                                                                                   

CITAM+ commemorates World TB Day with many national partners on 24th March every year and also uses the opportunity for advocacy for issues that affect PLHIV and PLWTB.

World AIDS Day                                                                                                                           

CITAM+ commemorates World AIDS Day with many national partners on 1st December every year and also gets involved in the 16 days of activism prior to World AIDS Day by conducting outreach activities in the community and also get involved in any national advocacy activities.

National VCT Day                                                                                                                          

CITAM+ conducts outreach activities that encourage people to go for voluntary counseling and testing in their daily work but also commemorate National VCT day with the rest of the country on 24th June every year.
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Peer Education in schools                                                                                                              

CITAM+ also works with community schools by training peer educators who disseminate information about HIV/AIDS to their colleagues in the schools. The importance of this project is that it targets orphans and vulnerable children who have lost their parents to HIV/AIDS.

Sensitization in the workplace                                                                                                      

The organization also conducts sensitization programmes in places of work giving the perspective of PLHIV and some of the partners the organisation has worked with include the Bank of Zambia, Zambia National Sports Olympic Committee, and the Zambia Police and Prisons Commission