Caring for Children Affected by HIV


WHAT: Guidance on supporting children, families, and communities affected by HIV and AIDS. Covers topics such as ensuring adequate family support for children affected by HIV and AIDS, supporting child headed households, small group homes and collective foster care.  Also includes a summary of major global HIV and AIDS campaigns. 

WHO:  Policy makers, social and community workers involved in the care and protection of children affected by HIV and AIDS. 

WHERE:  Global relevance

WHY:  Provides a useful overview of the support and care needs of children living with HIV or AIDS, or affected by it.  It gives guidance on actions at the individual, community and government level, with examples from a wide range of countries.