Social Services and a number of voluntary organisations work with families where a member is HIV positive to deal with any immediate problems, and to help the family plan for the long term care of children.
For further information, contact us.
The Terrance Higgins Trust has a range of information and services for you. From publications with helpful tips on taking medication, to counselling and advice services.
The Terrance Higgins Trust offers a very wide range of support services, including:
To contact The Terrance Higgins Trust telephone on (0845) 1221 200
Children with AIDS Charity (CWAC) are a registered national charity. It has become a key player in the development and provision of services specifically for the growing number of children in the UK living with HIV and AIDS.
The charity provides assistance in the following areas:
Barnardo's Planning Scheme offers the opportunity to plan for the future of children's care, of parents who are HIV positive or living with other life threatening illnesses. The scheme explores options such as fostering, care by friends and relatives or adoption and giving high priority to the wishes of the child.
Grandma's is a church based organisation which aims to provide practical help to children and families affected by HIV/AIDS.