CARE, SUPPORT & TREATMENT DIVISION

Major activities and achievement :
1. The Division, with the help of other officers and staffs of the Society organized and completed training for Medical personnel of all government hospitals for all district of Mizoram on the subject ‘Universal Work Precaution and Post Exposure Prophylaxis’. Besides the government hospitals, various private hospitals residing at Aizawl are also covered under this training programme.

2. There are 2 Nos. Community Care Centre (CCC), 8 Nos. PLHIV Drop-in-Centres (DIC) and ART Centre, Civil Hospital (Aizawl) under the direct supervision of the division.

3. An agreement has been signed with all the CCC and PLHIV DIC at the beginning of the financial year 2008 – 09.

4. Training programme has been organized and completed for staffs of the 2 Nos. Community Care Centres at Aizawl viz. Joy Adventist Hospice, 7th Day Tlang and Grace Home, Durtlang.

5. Training programme has been organized and completed for staffs of 8 Nos. PLHIV Drop-in-Centres in the State.

6. An agreement has been signed with all the CCC and PLHIV DIC at the beginning of the financial year 2008 – 09.

7. Fund for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd quarter has already been sanctioned to all the CCC and PLHIV DIC for the current financial year (2008 – 09).

8. Supervisory visit has been undertaken to monitor the functioning (both physically and financially) of ART Centre and most of the DIC.

9. 3 Nos. Counselors, 1 each from the 2 CCC and 1 from ART Centre has been sent to Regional Institute of Medical Science (RIMS), Imphal, Manipur to undergo 12 days national level training programme organized by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) and 3 nurses from each of the above mentioned centres are proposed to attend another 12 days national level training programme proposed to be held at NEIGRIHMS, Shillong also organized by NACO.