Table 1

Standards for adolescent friendly reproductive health services, Tanzania
1 All adolescents are able to obtain sexual and reproductive health information and advice relevant to their needs, circumstances, and stages of development
2 All adolescents are able to obtain sexual and reproductive health services that include preventive, promotive, rehabilitative, and curative services that are appropriate to their needs
3 All adolescents are informed of their rights on sexual and reproductive health information and services whereby these rights are observed by all service providers and significant others
4 Service providers in all delivery points have the required knowledge, skills, and positive attitudes to provide sexual and reproductive health services to adolescents effectively in a friendly manner
5 Policies and management systems are in place in all service delivery points in order to support the provision of adolescent friendly sexual and reproductive health services
6 All service delivery points are organized for the provision of adolescent friendly reproductive health services as perceived by adolescents themselves
7 Mechanisms to enhance community and parental support are in place to ensure that adolescents have access to sexual and reproductive health services

Source: Standards for Adolescent Friendly Reproductive Health Services. MOHSW Tanzania, 2005 [21].

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