Tag: National Aids Programme Secretariat

More than 50 percent HIV/AIDS victims vaccinated against COVID-19 – NAPS

More than 50 percent HIV/AIDS victims vaccinated against COVID-19 – NAPS

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 2, 2021

-Health Minister urges more vaccination National AIDS Programme Secretariat (NAPS) Manager, Dr. Tariq Jagnarine has reported that 55 per cent ... Read More

Ministry launches new HIV National Strategic Plan

Ministry launches new HIV National Strategic Plan

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- January 5, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony, on Tuesday, officially launched the new HIV National Strategic Plan (NSP) 2021-2025, which ... Read More

NAPS warns HIV positive persons of vulnerability to COVID-19 infections

NAPS warns HIV positive persons of vulnerability to COVID-19 infections

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 22, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 The National AIDS Programme Secretariat (NAPS) has called on persons living with HIV to ... Read More

NAPS’  to re-intensify public awareness of VCT services

NAPS’  to re-intensify public awareness of VCT services

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- December 30, 2019

―emphasises confidentiality −workers falsifying test results can be sanctioned DPI, Guyana, Monday, December 30, 2019  The National AIDS Programme Secretariat ... Read More

Know Your Status campaign commences

Know Your Status campaign commences

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 19, 2018

In effort to meet UNAIDS 90/90/90 goal 8,215 persons diagnosed with HIV at the end of 2017 Couples’ testing promoted ... Read More

Identify your role in the fight against HIV/Aids – Dr. Rhonda Moore

Identify your role in the fight against HIV/Aids – Dr. Rhonda Moore

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 25, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, November 25, 2017. As Guyana marks approximately thirty years in the fight against HIV/AIDS, Guyanese are being encouraged ... Read More

Amidst challenges, Region One’s health care delivery sees major improvement –RHO

Amidst challenges, Region One’s health care delivery sees major improvement –RHO

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 4, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 4, 2016 The Coalition government’s promise to provide equitable and quality health care services for Guyanese is ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.