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Psychosocial Support

Swaziland behavioral surveillance survey: HIV among high risk groups

2013
Author: 
Swaziland Government. Ministry of Health.

In response to key knowledge gaps regarding HIV among key populations (KP) in Swaziland and the Ministry of Health's expressed interest in addressing the needs of KP, two complementary research studies were conducted. The first, a quantitative study, was designed to evaluate HIV prevalence among KP in Swaziland and describe behavioral social, and structural factors associated with HIV infection in KP. The specific aims of this study were:

1. To calculate an unbiased estimate of HIV and Syphilis prevalence among FSW and MSM in Swaziland;

Library code: 
Manzini
Classification no: 
PR / SWA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PR BS/
Type of material: 
Research Report
Publication details: 
Mbabane: Swaziland Govenrment
Physical description: 
v, 66p.
Keywords: 
John Hopkins University, PEPFAR, NERCHA, USAID, PSI Swaziland, Vulnerable Groups, Zandile Mnisi, Babazile Dlamini, Edward Okoth, Jessica Greene, Lucas Jele, Most-at-Risk Populations, MARPS, Swaziland National AIDS Programme, SNAP, Rebecca Fielding-Miller, Darrin Adams, Eileen Yam, Virginia Tedrow, Mark Berry, Sanelisiwe Zondo, Nonhlanhla Dlamini, Phumlile Dludlu, Samkelo Sikhosana

Neighbourhood Care Points in Swaziland: Past, present and future

2012
Author: 
United Nations Children's Fund

An account of neighbourhood care points, a community-based initiative to mitigate the impact of HIV and AIDS on children in Swaziland. It captures the views of people with first-hand experience and provides information on the origins of the NCP concept.

Files: 
Library code: 
Manzini, Shiselweni, ULHC
Classification no: 
Orphans and Vulnerable Children
Collection: 
Special Collections. Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
OR BS/
Type of material: 
Report
Publication details: 
Mbabane: UNICEF
Physical description: 
52p.
Keywords: 
Swaziland Government, NCP, Orphaned and Vulnerable Children, OVC, Child Protection, Vulnerability, NERCHA, Global Fund, Stipends, Food, Community Response,

Helping ourselves: community responses to AIDS in Swaziland

2006
Author: 
Evans, Ruth
Series title: 
UNAIDS best practice collection
Classification no: 
Prevention Methods
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PR BS/65
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Geneva: UNAIDS
Physical description: 
52p.
Keywords: 
Prevention. Control. Therapy. Community Participation. Child Welfare. Swaziland. UNAIDS. Interventions. Responses. KaGogo Social Centres. Neighbourhood Care Points. Community-Based Initiatives. Psychosocial Support. Community Outreach
Notes: 
4 copies

AIDS Africa: continent in crisis

2002
Author: 
Jackson, Helen
Classification no: 
Epidemiology
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
EP BS/31
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Harare: Safaids
Physical description: 
xxiv, 440p.: ill.
Keywords: 
Epidemiology. Sub-Saharan Africa. Trends. Statistics. Infection. Treatment. Antiretroviral therapy. Vaccines. Transmission. Gender and Sexuality. Youth. Culture. Religion. PMTCT. Prevention. Blood Transmission. Testing and Counseling. Community Care. Children. Psychosocial Support. Workplace. Policy. Human Rights. National Policies. Programmes. Sida. UNESCO. UNFPA
Notes: 
4 copies

Directory of organizations/associations/groups of people living with HIV and AIDS in Swaziland

2004
Author: 
Women Together. Swaziland Aids Support Organization. Swaziland Positive Living
Classification no: 
Prevention Methods
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PR BS/226
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Mbabane: NERCHA
Physical description: 
69p.
Keywords: 
PLWHA. Support Groups. Psychosocial Support. SASO. SWAPOL. UNAIDS. SIPAA. Swaziland Government. Ministry of Health and Social Welfare. MOHSW. Community Networks.
Notes: 
4 copies. Inventory of support groups

Caring for carers: managing stress in those who care for people with HIV and AIDS

2000
Author: 
Armstrong, Sue
Series title: 
UNAIDS Best Practice Collection
Classification no: 
Psychosocial Aspects
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
PS BS/291
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Geneva: UNAIDS
Physical description: 
60p.: ill.
Keywords: 
Uganda. South Africa. Volunteers. Family. Traditional Healers. Stress. Burnout. Coping Mechanism. Psychosocial Support

Needs assessment report: people living with HIV/AIDS in Botswana

2001
Author: 
Visser, Anneke. Mhone, Helen Ditsebe
Classification no: 
Psychosocial Aspects
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
PS BS/316
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Gaborone: COCEPWA
Physical description: 
70p.: ill.
Keywords: 
PLWHA. Stigma. Discrimination. Psychosocial Support. Coping. Human Rights. Care. Coping Centre for People Living with HIV/AIDS. HIVOS.
Notes: 
2 copies

The impact of voluntary counselling and testing: a global review of the benefits and challenges

2001
Author: 
Baggaley, Rachel
Series title: 
UNAIDS Best Practice Collection
Classification no: 
Counseling and Testing
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
CU BS/309
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Geneva: UNAIDS
Physical description: 
94p.
Keywords: 
VCT. Prevention. Voluntary Partner Notification. MSM. Men Who Have Sex With Men. Sex Workers. Injecting Drug Users. IDU. Care. Treatment. Transmission. Discrimination. Psychosocial Support
Notes: 
3 copies

Living lessons: a guide for caregivers

2002
Classification no: 
Care
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
CA BS/294
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
GlaxoSmithKline
Physical description: 
62p.:ill.
Keywords: 
Handbook. Guide. Manual. Psychosocial Support. Support. Networks. Health Care. Community Support. Communication.
Notes: 
About quality of life for the last stages of life

Caring for caregivers

Author: 
Nurses Association of Botswana. Bertman, Sandra L.
Classification no: 
Care
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
CA BS\433
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Cape Town: POLICY
Physical description: 
vii, 120p.: ill.
Keywords: 
Counselling Skills. Caregiving. Death. Dying. Grief. Loss. Stress. Burnout. Children. Care Givers. Support. Psychosocial Support. Republic of Botswana. USAID Regional HIV/AIDS Program (RHAP) for Southern Africa. POLICY Project. Manual.
Notes: 
2 copies. Reproduced with the financial support of the President's Emergency Plan for HIV/AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)