Organization: AIDS Concern
Introduction: As the first non-governmental organization committed to the service of AIDS care in Hong Kong, AIDS Concern aims to prevent the spread of HIV and to improve the living standards of people living with HIV/AIDS, especially to eliminate social stigmatization and discrimination, which have been the major challenges to them. Therefore, public health education and programmes will be held to enhance the public awareness to HIV/AIDS, and to achieve TRIPLE ZERO (ZERO new HIV infections, ZERO stigma for people living with HIV and ZERO AIDS deaths) ultimately.
Year of Establishment: 1990
Leading Campaigns: Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) Service / Protect Our People Campaign / Sexual Health Master Peer Counsellor Training Programme
Service: AIDS care services – deliver HIV education and prevention targeting the people at highest risk; provide support for people living with HIV in Hong Kong; build partnerships and capacity for an effective HIV response; create public advocacy on HIV
Region: Hong Kong
Website: AIDS Concern
Photo Credit & Source of Information: AIDS Concern