AIDS Prevention Society (APS), is a regional level Non Government Organisation (NGO) & an AIDS Service Organisation ( ASO) of North East India based in Guwahati, in the state of Assam in India. AIDS Prevention Society has been involved in a number of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Control & Management Projects in this part of the country since its inception .

Established in 1990, this civil society organisation , which is a registered society has implemented several integrated health management projects which are carried on either individually or in collaboration with other NGOs. The Organisation has been successfully implementing a number of intervention projects in the region with the support of various agencies and networking partners for slowing down the epidemic of HIV/AIDS in the region & in providing care & support to those already infected.

As a regional level NGO , the society is committed to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS & STDs and improve the overall health status of the people in the region .

PROFILE OF AIDS PREVENTION SOCIETY:
YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT 1990-91
YEAR OF REGISTRATION 1992-93
ADDRESS AIDS PREVENTION SOCIETY MONALIV CLINIC & AIDS RESEARCH CENTRE ZOO NARANGI ROAD GUWAHATI 781021 ASSAM INDIA
TELEPHONE + 91-361-2410992
+ 91-361-2412504
+ 91-361-2417772
FAX + 91-361-2263633
E-MAIL siahmed60@hotmail.com
CONTACT PERSON Dr. S.I.AHMED
MBBS( Dib), DTM&H ( Liv'pool), FRSH ( Lond), MAMS ( Vienna), Diploma in STD/AIDS ( Thailand) Chairman
AIDS Prevention Society
VISION :

A world where there are no new HIV infections and people with HIV/AIDS and their families live with dignity.

MISSION :

The overall mission of AIDS Prevention Society ( APS )is to prevent and control spread of HIV /AIDS /STDs and to provide care and support to those who are already infected.

OBJECTIVES OF APS :
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Improve the health status of disadvantaged, poor & marginalized population in North East India
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Prevent HIV/AIDS /STDs - building awareness of HIV infections & promote safe and responsible behaviour in the community
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Expand VCTC services & provide HIV/AIDS treatment education & provide Care & Support to PLWHA ( People Living With HIV/AIDS ) without stigma
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Prevent Infectious & Communicable Diseases & address related public health programmes

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Demystify HIV/AIDS and its treatment & improve HIV/AIDS infected patients' quality of life
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Implement Reproductive Health Programmes ( RCH) & health programmes for Women, Children, Youth & Students
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Conduct AIDS Research & collaborate in AIDS Vaccine Initiatives
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Develop & maintain APS's human resources, physical infrastructures and organizational systems
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Make Advocacy for sound AIDS related public policy and individual rights & policy on access to essential medicines

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Foster community through human connection and advocate supportive environment for people living with HIV/AIDS and those affected by the epidemic & establish & promote networks in the region

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