Promoting Positive health behaviors
CRECCOM mainstreams HIV/AIDS in its for previously mentioned programs and also implements Social and Behavioral Change Communication Interventions. Specifically SBCC interventions are around HIV/AIDS, sexual and reproductive health and an integrated approach to Malaria, Maternal, Newborn and child health, Nutrition, Family Planning, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene.
Active projects implimented under the pillar
Health Communication for Life ( HC4L ) Funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) – September 2016 to September 2021
Health Communication for Life (HC4L) is a five-year USAID Malawi funded project (September 2016 — September 2021), aimed at contributing to the health status of all Malawians by facilitating improvement of health-seeking practices, strengthen social and behavior change communication (SBCC) capacity of government and its institutional partners, as well as improve data use for SBCC decision making.
ADOLESCENT GIRLS AND YOUNG WOMEN ( AGYW ) Funded by Action Aid Malawi – 1st January 2018 to 31st December 2020
The goal of the project is to reduce HIV incidences amongst girls aged 10 to 24