Advocacy has been integral part of Perambalur District Network for HIV Positive People. Our targets of Advocacy are Family Members of PLHAs, District administration officers, Health care providers, Educational Institutions, and other agencies which are relevant with the PLHAs needs and problems. Our advocacy may be based on the PLHAs property issues, Family problems, Educational issues, Stigma and Discrimination, medical support, issues of receiving government schemes, human rights and other issues related with the PLHAs needs and problems.
PLHAs have been key actors in the fight against to HIV/AIDS. As per the quote we are more strengthen in our networking level as follows: we are working collaboration with our stake holders and PLHAs friends. Our representatives expand our services to the other stake holders and District administration for promotion the GIPA activities in our network. Our representative participates as a positive speaker in many programs conducted in our district. Our networks aims are to build capacity of PLHAs to involvement of the process of reduce the stigma discrimination on PLHAs as well as the prevention of HIV/AIDS in our community. For that purpose our network taken lots of steps like Advocacy, Positive spears, Peer educators and etc.,
PDNP+ provides a wide range of support and services to PLHAs and their families. We are giving various types of services like New PLHAs identification, Counseling, referral services, Support group meetings, Peer Educator trainings, Peer convention meetings, defaulter follow up, home visit, peer counseling, educational support, nutritional support, assist to get government schemes, employment advocacy, Get-to-gather, Advisory committee, Support net group forming condom promotion and other services are provided by our network.