Kenya Muslim Youth Alliance is implementing the Global Fund/Kenya Red Cross GP, HCBC and E/PMTCT project in Nakuru Central (East and West Constituencies)
KMYA implements the project in Nakuru Central (East and West Constituency). KMYA with the support of the County identified, trained and engaged 11 CHVs from 2 Community Units (CUs) namely; Bondeni and Kaptembwa in financial year 1 and in second year, we had an additional of 42 CHVs from London, Kapkures and Bondeni.
Currently KMYA have trained and engaged 53 CHVs attached in four(4) facilities from three CUs namely Bondeni Clinic, Kapkures HC, FITC HC and Nakuru West HC.
KMYA has an MOU with nine(9) facilities in the County namely; Langa Langa HC, PGH, Bondeni Clinic, Kapkures HC, FITC HC, Mother Kevin, PCEA HC, Nakuru West and Bondeni Maternity.
Key interventions per modules
Module 1: Prevention programs for general population;
a) Implementation approach involve scaling up of HTC services for youths and adolescents .
b) The program utilize youths groups for HTC mobilization targeting youths during community youth events.
c) Identification, training and involvement of youths in youth groups to be as SHUGA facilitator
Module 5: Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT)
a) Collecting of PMTCT data from the facility and attaching them to the CHVs for follow up at the community level.
b) To follow up pregnant mothers for at least 4 ANC visits and PMTCT services and to ensure they deliver at a health facility.
c) To follow up HEI (baby mother pair) to confirm PCR within 24 months.
Module 6: Treatment Care and Support
a) To strengthen positive attitude from PLHIV towards services offered in health facilities.
b) The CHVs to ensure PLHIV clients are on treatment care and support and also adhering to the treatment schedule.
c) Linking of defaulters back to the facilities.
d) Linking of PLHIIV in an exciting support group.
e) To maintain the cohort
Kenya Muslim Youth Alliance is implementing the Global Fund/Kenya Red Cross GP, HCBC and E/PMTCT project in Nakuru Central (East and West Constituencies) This project has been in implementation since 2012 and has recorded tremendous successes over the years.