Toolkit for Transition of Care and Other Services for Adolescents Living with HIV

Increasing numbers of perinatally infected children are surviving to adolescence and adulthood. This group is emerging as a unique population and a unique challenge for policy makers, programmers and service providers, thus requiring attention and a stronger understanding of their unique needs to support their continued health and development. This toolkit is designed to support healthcare and community care providers, families, caregivers, and the adolescents themselves with the transition of care, support and transition services from pediatric to adult care. A trainer's manual for health care providers is also included.

January 24, 2014
Year of publication
2014
Tags
adolescents, children, ALHIV, transition, PEPFAR, USAID, aidstar-one, youth-friendly service, youth care

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