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Africare: caring for children and families affected by HIV and AIDS

Africare works for the preservation and protection of health, relief of sickness and the advancement of education amongst African children and their families and carers affected by HIV/AIDS; particularly by the provision of culturally sensitive domiciliary child care including other services.

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The Asian Language Project on line AIDS information resource

This site provides free, downloadable information on various AIDS- and HIV-related topics targeted towards at-risk and affected Asian populations. Site text and links are in English, but many of the documents archived here are in native Asian languages.

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Islamic Medicine Centre AIDS: the role of Islamic sexual rules in prevention

An article by Dr. Abdul Wahab Noorwali and Dr. Anwar A. R. El-Awad in Saudi Arabia.

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The impact of Islam and its teachings on preservation of individual and public health

An article by Dr. Ahmed Shawky Al-Fangary, Kuwait (see the brief section on sexual health).

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Islam and psychological and sexual issues

A wide range of on line resources and links.

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The Jewish AIDS Trust

This website provides the Jewish community with education, counselling and support, in connection with HIV infection and AIDS.

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London lesbian and gay switchboard

The gay switch board is a voluntary organisation that aims to provide a 24-hour information, support and referral service for lesbians and gay men from all backgrounds throughout the UK.

Link [Last update: 2006-01-13; 12:42]


Mainliners is a registered national HIV charity working with ex and current injecting drug users, commercial sex workers and others directly affected by these and other issues such as hepatitis. They are a voluntary organisation and their work targets those who are most vulnerable because of their injecting drug use, health, social and economic status.
Site available in French, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish.

Link [Last update: 2006-01-13; 12:42]

Positive Care Link

To protect the health and relieve the sickness of persons, particularly those from East and Central Africa, who suffer from HIV or AIDS.
4 Paradise Row, Bethnal Green, London E2 9PL Telephone: 020 7613 770

[Last update: 2006-01-13; 12:43]

Blackliners (African, Caribbean and Asian)

Resources for African, Caribbean and Asian people with HIV and AIDS.
49 Effra Road, London SW2 1BZ
Telephone 020 7738 5274

[Last update: 2006-01-13; 12:43]

The Naz Project (South Asian, Turkish, Irani and Arab)

HIV and AIDS resources for South Asian, Turkish, Irani and Arab people.
Information in 13 languages.

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A Guidebook for Resettlement Agencies Serving Refugees with HIV/AIDS

US resource but useful insights for UK agencies.

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HIV Prevention and African Communities Living in England

The framework is a response to the need for a co-ordinated approach to HIV prevention that involves the statutory sector, the voluntary sector and African community organisations.

Link [Last update: 2006-01-13; 12:40]

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