My patient was a petite woman in her mid-forties with long dark hair. She had been admitted with HIV-related complications from pneumonia. Often her small private room was crowded with family, friends, and loved ones.
Effectiveness and Obstacles in implementation 3. Gather feedback and insights from the community 4.
The organisation has been improving on its services rendered to the community, through stakeholder engagement, public education and providing testing and counselling services. With information being spread an ever increasing rate, it is important to have correct and non-stigmatized messages that resonates with people.
As the internet continues to grow, different lifestyles and ideas will emerge and meetings between different groups of people will grow. Outreach programmes will correspondingly need to adapt and evolve.
We need to transform and take an active stance in forging a safe message that resonates with all.
With the online platforms, we were able to inform and engage the MSM community. We also want to invite participants to our social events and workshops.
From these activities, we manage to recruit new volunteers for our educational or social events.
While feedback has been good, we need to assess on how to measure the programme success, where to focus our resources and plan for future programme expansion. We wish to create an all-inclusive forum that allows for different voices to be heard and different options to be discussed.
We need to shed stigma and instil pride. The MSM programme will further develop more online prevention initiatives that will include interactive questions and answers with our Sexual Health specialists, safe sex web series and online campaign. The programme will closely monitor the online platforms to see the success of the outreach and will modify according to its function effectiveness.
HIV infections among men who have sex with men MSM in Singapore have been continually increasing over the last few years. The number of new infections each year has increased with cases in to cases inwith those between 20 — 39 years having the highest numbers of new HIV infections.
This study was conducted to explore how we can improve on and develop HIV prevention programs and research to better tailor interventions for the MSM community in Singapore.
Stakeholders comprised of representatives from government and non-government organizations; community and religious groups; gay friendly websites and entertainment establishments.
These include a wide variety of individuals who work or volunteer with HIV prevention, care and treatment programs among MSM as well as key opinion leaders within the MSM community.
During the focus group discussions, we asked participants about current HIV prevention programs and services and their feedback, the gaps in existing programs as well as recommendations for future programs and research.
Stakeholders stated that younger MSM are getting infected as there is fatigue with HIV prevention messages on condom use.
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