REAL WORLD, REAL PEOPLE
The mission is improving the quality of life of people living with HIV and their families through the development of self- and mutual support movement, strengthen the solidarity and professional capacity of HIV-positive community, providing social, psychological and legal support, as well as by improving access to treatment, care and prevention.
THE LADY COX REHABILITATION CENTRE IN STEPANAKERT
The Lady Cox Rehabilitation Centre in Stepanakert, the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh, continues to be internationally known as a centre of excellence in rehabilitation and providing care for those with physical or mental disabilities. It looks after babies, children and adults who have been disabled from birth as well as patients suffering from war injuries, accidents and illnesses such as strokes, spinal cord injuries, head injuries, child cerebral palsy, ect. The centre boasts a wide range of therapies available, including sports,music, arts and hydrotherapy. In 2007 a Day Care Centre for very young children was established. Through the Day Care Centre children who have disabilities and special needs can be cared for alongside other children.
AMERICAN-ARMENIAN WELLNESS CENTER
Emphasizing the importance of preventive medicine, the Center educates the public by disseminating literature on healthy lifestyle and the importance of early detection through annual mammograms, Pap smears, check-ups and monthly breast self-examinations
WARM HEARTH/JERMIK ANKYUN FOUNDATION
Community-based home offering holistic care for orphans with mental disabilities, aged 21-mid thirties who are too old to live in state-run orphanages. Values: * Residents’ social, physical, mental, spiritual, and vocational development. * Individualized care that empowers our residents to live as independently and confidently as possible, while consistently contributing to their community. Motivation * To prevent orphaned adults with mental illness or disabilities from being forced to spend the remainder of their lives in the psychiatric institutions of Armenia where their needs are unable to be met and where there is no hope for individualized care, rehabilitation and quality of life.
AID TO ARMENIA
Aid To Armenia is dedicated to promoting the advancement of first aid and emergency medical services in Armenia through supplying vital equipment, supplies and providing training.