Couples/Partners

For materials that are directed to couples, not just to men or to women.

This is a reference guide for family planning counseling of individuals, couples, and special groups by train VCT counselors.  It lists various types of contraception, and then divides the audience by men, d women and couples and for each offers guidance depending on whether the individual being counseled is HIV positive or HIV negative. 

The Communication for Healthy Living initiative was implemented on a national scale as well as in underserved communities, using a full spectrum of communication approaches from mass media and publicity events, to community mobilization and empowerment, to client-provider counseling support.

Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancies (HTSP) is an approach to helping couples time their pregnancies to occur during a mother’s healthiest years (ages 18-34) and space pregnancies by 3 to 5 years, improving both maternal and child health.

This is a generic type poster that can be used to explain four key messages of HTSP: too young, too old, too close, too soon.

 

 

This comic book is based on the Season 3 story of the Shuga TV Series which was based that year in Nigeria.  It tells the story of a young couple, and covers topics such as domestic violence, reproductive health, HIV, HIV testing, faithfulness, and multiple partners.  It is meant to accompany the TV series.

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