HIV / AIDS Prevention / Care

Are you interested in global public health issues and want to help in a non clinical setting?

HIV/AIDS has devastated many communities around the world. In some areas the affects of this disease has left thousands of orphan children, families with lost love ones, and lots of fear, confusion and misinformation. Rural area communities have limited knowledge about HIV/AID. Without proper education, locals cannot understand the causes of AIDS and how it is transmitted. People who become infected are often excluded from their own family's home and from society. We offer you the opportunity to support local grassroots organization which are working to improve HIV/AIDS awareness, education, and care of HIV-infected patients. The project aims at fostering awareness of the disease and to work to change attitudes and behavior towards those unfortunate enough to be infected.

Volunteer in Tanzania: HIV Awareness and Care

Volunteer in Tanzania with a grassroots health organization based in a rural community outside of Arusha. As a volunteer you will support the home for children afflicted with HIV/AIDs, also contribute to the host based community outreach projects. The programs is helping hundreds of families living with HIV/Aids patients, and also does work to promote HIV education, health and hygiene information as well as a refuge for sick children. Working with this grassroots organization you will see how one person can truly help and change the life of someone in need.

 Volunteer in Nepal HIV Orphan & Community Care Opportunities

Volunteer in Nepal,  with an organization which is providing care and education to children infected with the HIV virus or have been directly affected by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Volunteers support the three tied mission:  education of the children, a safe home environment, and the awareness campaign

Volunteer Ghana: Pre-Medical / Research and Outreach

Volunteer Ghana this is an rare opportunity to help with the extensive health research projects within the Kpando Municipality. This research was a community-based assessment of health needs in the Kpando District. The outcomes showed that there is a high burden of disease caused by infectious diseases. It also showed that access to health care is low due to financial and geographical restraints. There is a lack of adequate equipment, staff, training and drugs and a general lack of hygiene. In all communities poverty and lack of knowledge are considered important underlying causes for health problems and it was recommended to provide health information and education to community members. 

Volunteer Honduras: HIV AIDS Awareness and Care

Volunteer Honduras in recent years, Honduras has experienced a rapid increase in HIV infections, accounting for nearly 60 percent of all cases reported in Central America. Roughly 80 percent of all reported cases are attributable to heterosexual transmission, and studies indicate that between 1 and 4 percent of pregnant women have been infected with the virus. Volunteers in this project will be involved in various care and support activities. Undergraduate students (Pre-Med/Pre-Nursing, Public Health) are welcome to join this health related.

WHAT DO MY FEES PAY FOR?

When you join an A Broader View program your financial contribution supports the hundreds of needy communities where our volunteer programs are based.  Donations are helping to stimulate the local economies with coordinator and hosting jobs, with new constructions at local school and orphanage, with much needed medical supplies to under served hospitals and clinics. 

ABV works tirelessly year round to support our volunteers, and also to serve the local communities where we are based.  As a tax exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit charity organization we receive 100% of our funding from our volunteers' program fee donations. Your program fee is used for airport pick up & transfer, departure transfer, placement logistics, orientation, food & accommodations, in-country assistance as well as programmatic administrative support and continuity of our volunteer programs.   If you have questions about our program fees email to [email protected] or call us toll free at 866-423-3258.

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