Workshops in High Schools
Grade 9 learners attend workshops on life skills, communication & listening
skills, empathy, alcohol abuse, teenage pregnancy, self esteem,
sexuality and HIV/AIDS. Learners who receive this training are
monitored up to Grade 12 and have the responsibility of counselling
their peers who find themselves in difficult situations.
HIV/AIDS sufferers meet fortnightly for support. Emotional support, in particular, is vital. They share ideas and receive information on treatment options, medication and medical terms such as CD4 count.
Community members receive basic information on HIV/AIDS and
counselling skills. They are encouraged to share the information