COPE – Community Based Orphan Care Protection and Empowerment

COPE project”

Time Frame: 2005-2010

Long-Term Goal of Project:

To reduce the socio-economic impact of HIV/AIDS on orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) targeted by the project.

Project Objectives:

  1. Increase district and community capacity to coordinate care and support services for OVCs and caregivers.
  2. Provide life skills training, peer education, and psychosocial care and support to OVCs and caregivers.
  3. Increase access to education for OVCs. Increase access to health care and nutritional support for OVCs and caregivers.
  4. Increase access to income generating opportunities.