Table 3

Summary of Psychosocial, legal and human rights support given to PLWHA in Arba Minch town and Surrounding areas, SNNPR, 2009
Type of support Number Percent
Human rights and Legal Support Alleviation of stigma and discrimination 144 63.7
Involvement of PLWHA on different developmental activities 72 31.3
Planning to improve quality of life 76 33.3
Helped to get equal access to opportunities (employment or health services) 106 46.9
Psychosocial support Follow up PLWHA cases 10 4.4
Counseling services 128 56.6
Spiritual support 118 52.2
Community moral support 104 46.0

Zerfu et al.

Zerfu et al. BMC Palliative Care 2012 11:8   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-11-8

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