key population

APC RFA No. GH-021

The Advancing Partners & Communities (APC) project invites qualified local organizations with at least four years’ experience working in HIV and AIDS with men who have sex with men, transgender people, and sex workers and their clients to submit applications to deliver effective HIV prevention, testing, and care services for these key populations (KP).

Aashish is a 43 year old men who have sex with men (MSM), an alcoholic, and a chain smoker. On his initial visit to FACT, Aashish was enrolled in a support group for MSM. In group discussion, he was educated on the benefits of consistent condom use as well as the importance of good nutrition and healthy food choices.

Hout Thoeung, a 22 year old girl, was affected with polio when she was six months old causing both her legs to become paralyzed. She faced limitations in moving around, performing normal daily living activities, and she also faced discrimination from other children in the village.