This will include an outreach strategy to address the HIV prevention, care and support and treatment requirements in high prevalence and highly vulnerable districts. The specific objective of the scheme includes:

1.     Reach out to HRGs and vulnerable men and women in rural areas with information, knowledge, skills on STI/HIV prevention and risk reduction.

This entails:

·         Increasing the availability and use of condoms among HRGs and other vulnerable men and women.

·         Establishing referral and follow-up linkages for various services including treatment for STIs, testing and treatment for TB, ICTC/PPTCT services, HIV care and support services including ART.

·         Creating an enabling environment for PLHA and their families, reducing stigma and discrimination against them through interactions with existing community structures/groups, e.g. Village Health Committees, Self Help Groups (SHG) and Panchayati Raj Institutes (PRI).

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