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Organization Contact Information

Name: HUMAN FACE INITIATIVE
Street 1: NGONG ROAD NAIROBI
Street 2: NGONG ROAD
City: NAIROBI
Province: NAIROBI
Post Code: 00254
Country: Kenya
Phone: +254728611034
Email: hfi.africa@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.hfikenya.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Kairithia
Last Name: M'ibuku
Title: NGO
Email: info@hfi.org
Phone: +254728611034

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Moses
Last Name: Baraza
Title: Mr
Email: ubaraza2007@yahoo.com
Phone:  

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
We are registered to advocate for access to adequate healthcare to the marginalized and poor sections of the society. One of our main objective is to provide holistic care to people affected/infected with HIV encompassing preventive, curative promotive and rehabilitative aspects. Our interest in HIV is derived from the co-infection rates among the HIV infected individuals. TB presents the greates challenge in the care of HIV infected persons and causes majority of deaths in this sub-population.
Our scope includes advocacy, health promotion, health education, case detection, adequate referrla systems, sourcing and administration of medicines, follow up and contact tracing.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Network with other partners
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
through a number of activities
- sensitization of population on TB
-teaching on drug adherence
-carrying out screening and referrals
-contact tracing
-cultivating a conducive physical environment to prevent the spread
-Media campaigns
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Kenya
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Kenya

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Kenya

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Mobiliization of the residents of the Kenya's biggest slum, Kibera to have screeing for both TB abd HIV due to high co-morbidity rates.

TB-HIV:
Screening of our benificiaries and relevant referrals as needed

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
no conflict of interest.

Application date: February 17, 2011
Last updated: May 26, 2012