March 30, 2020

COVID-19 is a disease that is surrounded in mystery, no one knows exactly how to combat it as information about its composition is constantly changing every week. This may have left many adolescents and young people worried or confused about it which is why Fatima want...

October 4, 2019

In Bulilima district, there is a facility named Hingwe clinic which is located 10 kilometres away from the Maitengwe Border post with neighbouring Botswana. The close proximity to the border has seen people of all ages migrating to this country. Part of these people wh...

April 12, 2018

Nyasha* is a 7 year old girl living with HIV from Seke district. In December 2017, she was sexually abused by her neighbour who threatened her not to report the case. Although in great fear, Nyasha had the courage to disclose the abuse to her mother leading to the arre...

March 28, 2018

Sarudzai* is a 21 year old young mother who was raised by her aunt in a family of 6. Her mother died when she was 2 years old and she has never met her father. She only went as far as primary school because of epilepsy and her caregiver could not afford to pay for her...

March 8, 2018

The thought of going to school made her feel uncomfortable. Her peers called her names and she had no option but to withdraw to her mother’s house. Tadi* now 16 years lived a miserable childhood she could hardly hear – her ears oozed puss every day of her life. Being a...

February 16, 2018

Children, adolescents and young people with HIV from Mberengwa, Midlands province welcomed the Community Adolescent Treatment Supporter (CATS) model in their community as they used to face challenges in opening up on issues that affect them. Mberengwa is a rural distri...

February 5, 2018

“I was angry with my mother for infecting me with HIV through Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT) and keeping the information about my status to herself until I grew to an adolescent.  I was even furious with God for allowing this to happen to me as I suddenly felt unw...

January 25, 2018


Monica* is a young mother of 24 years who lives in the high density suburb of Nketa, Bulawayo with her husband and three children. Her life took a sud...

November 20, 2017

We are pleased to welcome you to our new site!  The site has been designed to better support our partners and beneficiaries.

We will continue to work on the site to ensure all users have a seamless experience so do kindly ask for your patience over the next several week...

November 19, 2017

How to Dance” was produced in 2013 by HIV positive children and adolescents from Africaid’s Zvandiri programme in Harare, Zimbabwe.

For the first time, these youth have come out publicly to describe the way in which they have learned “how to dance in the storm”, despi...

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