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World AIDS Day 2018; Taking HIV Testing Services to Kuchingoro IDP camp, Abuja

19th December 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5361" align="alignnone" width="632"] Preaching the HIV testing message with the use of drama[/caption] World AIDS Day is commemorated every year on December 1 to raise global awareness about HIV/AIDS. It serves an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in…

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FACTSHEET: ARFH Global Fund/FHI360 supported HIV Community HIV Services in Kaduna State

19th December 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

Here is a fact sheet showing achievement from Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) in Kaduna state, Nigeria from March to October 2018. ARFH is a sub recipient to FHI360 on the Global Fund HIV grant, contributing to the…

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ARFH-LOPIN REGION 1 USAID Project Empowers 712 Most Vulnerable Caregivers In Lagos, Akwa Ibom And Rivers States

[caption id="attachment_5411" align="alignnone" width="626"] LOPIN1 Chief of Party- Dr Iyabode Olusanmi presenting cash to a beneficiary during CCT at Hope and Care Foundation, PHALGA, Rivers State[/caption] Nigeria is currently home to about 17.5 million orphans and vulnerable children “OVC’ (FMWA,…

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ARFH Founders receive Lifetime Achievement Award at International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) 2018

The International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) took place in Kigali, Rwanda from 12th – 15th November, 2018. According to the conference core organization group, the theme for ICFP 2018 “Investing for a Lifetime of Returns” speaks to the various…

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“I dare known there is treatment for HIV, I wouldn’t have delayed my enrollment till this late” Story of Mrs Yekini

19th December 2018 Success Stories 0 Comments

On the 22nd of July 2018, Serifat Adekola, an ARFH Counsellor Tester (CT) in Oyo East Local Government Area of Oyo state received a call from a private clinic to come and test a heavily pregnant woman, Mrs Yekini, who…

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Detection of TB Cases through School Engagement; Story of Madam Yemisi

19th December 2018 Success Stories 0 Comments

Following the strategies of finding the missing cases came the idea to extend the House-to-House Active TB case search to schools. During this process, a Community TB Worker under Peniel Global Foundation, Mr Simeon Olugbodi, found a Presumptive TB patient,…

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Rapid Health Improvement among Patients in Ibadan North LGA, Oyo State; Story of Maryam Hamisu

19th December 2018 Success Stories 0 Comments

Nigeria ranks seventh globally and first in Africa amongst countries with the highest burden of TB. With an estimated new infection incidence rate of 322 per 100 000 population without, Nigeria is at risk of a growing epidemic. Unfortunately, in…

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ARFH Commissions new Olikoye Ransome Kuti Medical Centre

17th December 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5305" align="alignnone" width="687"] Distinguished Guest at the commissioning[/caption] The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) commissioned the new medical centre on Friday, December 14, 2018 in Ibadan, Oyo state. The medical centre was commissioned by the Chair, Board…

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PICTURES: ARFH Conducts Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) Training for CHOs/CHEWs under NURHI 2 Project

14th December 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

  Quality of services is a measure of what happens over a period of time. All cadres of health service provider are paramount in the provision of quality service. In this vein, ARFH supported the full implementation of Task Shifting/Task…

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Coca-Cola Nigeria Plc in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Health Launches Safe Birth Initiative

6th November 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5280" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Prof Ladipo, Dr Evelyn Ngige DPH, FMOH and Her Excellency Mrs Toyin Saraki at the launch of the event on Friday, 2nd November, 2018 in Abuja[/caption] The federal government in collaboration with the Coca Cola company and…

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