Nick Magno, Positive Action Foundation Philippines, Inc. (PAFPI) staff under APHEDA project, attended a five-day Trainor’s Training on SAVE Approach. The training discussed the ways on how to overcome and eliminate stigma and discrimination. It also serves as a venue to address advocacy concerns on access to information, treatment, education, medication and comprehensive program on HIV and AIDS.
Walk-in/Referred Clients shall bear their pertinent documents upon access (Confirmatory results, medical abstract, certificate of indigency, proof of identity). This is a gate pass to be able to access PAFPI services
Social Worker shall conduct an interview to the client or if it is referred by CHOW/ other agencies, the initial records shall be forwarded to the social worker for review purposes whether the client will be accommodated or will be referred to other agency.
After assessment, social worker will give recommendations to be able to access services (e.g.assistance for a particular medical test/procedure, referral to medical facility, referral to other service providers for financial/livelihood/medicine assistance.
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