Positive Women Network (PWN+) is an All-India network of HIV positive women, focused on improving the quality of life of women and children living with HIV/AIDS. They support one another, fight for their rights, and sensitize society about their needs.
The organization was started when some HIV positive women of Rajasthan realized that there were some unresolved issues HIV positive women faced. The exploitation of HIV positive women in the male-dominated society lead to the initiation of HIV women represented in the organization.
No of HIV infected and affected women and youths provided vocational training - 8
No of HIV infected clients linked to social security schemes - 563
No of HIV infected and affected/orphan kids provided living support - 48
No of HIV infected clients registered - 317
No of family members of HIV infect clients facilitated for HIV testing - 24
No of HIV infected clients counseled - 317
No of HIV infected and affected/orphan kids provided hot cooked food - 48
No of HIV infected and affected/orphan kids provided education support - 52
The mission of the organisation is to ensure social justice, equality & protection of human rights of persons living with HIV/AIDS through universal access of health, education, nutrition, rehabilitation & social security services. The organisation also aims to evolve HIV/AIDS friendly policies, schemes & programs to reduce victimization or stigmatization of women and children living with HIV/AIDS.