Micronutrient support

HCLT Foundation the ERS-Medical Diagnostic delivery Units in Chennai and the HS team in Bangalore under the CSR program started the Micronutrient support to orphans of AIDS in partnership with CHES from January 2012. The project has completed one year. CHES has provided this support to 85 children at Anandha Illam and another 14 double Read more about Micronutrient support[…]

Cradle Baby scheme

All infants admitted at Anandha Illam undergo a repeat HIV test at the end of completion of 18months to 2 years of life to find their real HIV status. All those who test negative for the retrovirus are linked to the licenced adoption agency through the Child Welfare Committee and the Department of Social Welfare. Read more about Cradle Baby scheme[…]

Resource Center

 Resource center is attached to the Government home and reception center for boys at Royapuram run by social defense. More than 60 boys and girls are brought to child welfare committee each month who are admitted in to the reception center. CHES provides psychosocial support, psychotherapy, group counseling, assesses IQ to such children, conducts games, Read more about Resource Center[…]

Camp Rainbow

Camp Rainbow is a unique opportunity for children living with HIV who are aware of their HIV status to participate in HIV education and traditional camp activities aimed at enhancing campers’ adherence to treatment and medication, it focuses on providing children with serious fun! The activities at camp are designed to help children live positively Read more about Camp Rainbow[…]

Kanmanighal Project

CHES and UNICEF joined in partnership in July 2013 on request from both superintendents of the Government run Boys reception unit and Girls Home to uplift the living status of the children. The Goal of the project was to “Build the hope of the children that their life would be renewed to face the challenges Read more about Kanmanighal Project[…]

Project Anandha Illam

In 1993 two children tested HIV positive among 50 children who underwent HIV testing in a Chennai city based orphanage. The orphanage management admitted both these children at the Institute of Child Health and Hospital for children, Egmore. The word that children were living with a dreaded disease soon spread and flocks of people used Read more about Project Anandha Illam[…]

Project Thayee Sayee Nalam – Prevention of Parent to Child Transmission

CHES works with center of excellence the government institute of Obstetric and gynecology in prevention of parent to child transmission program. Here we cover over 4 corporation zones in Chennai district covering around 67 corporation health out posts and work closely with the community such as SHG, antenatal, post natal and lactating women. The goal Read more about Project Thayee Sayee Nalam – Prevention of Parent to Child Transmission[…]

Project Thooli – Care of children infected, affected by AIDS in Chennai metropolis.

A HIV care program for children infected, affected by AIDS in Chennai metropolis a pioneering effort by CHES and has been acclaimed as a model project. Initial home care were all adult centric and it was CHES which initiated and developed a child centeric HIV Home based Care program. The home visits are planned and Read more about Project Thooli – Care of children infected, affected by AIDS in Chennai metropolis.[…]