Life Skills Education and Counseling - Nawaibete - New Buyanga Primary School - Namutumba

Visit by Manuela Ongyera on 2018-06-08

Report ID
Created by
Manuela Ongyera
Created date
2018-06-08 05:59:55 UTC
Modified by
Lorna Katagara
Modified date
2018-06-12 07:51:49 UTC
Trip Time
10:20-17:11 (6 h 51 m)
Village Time
12:19-14:30 (2 h 11 m)
Travel Time
4 h 40 m

Current State

Participation Rating
Village Critical Needs
Village Action Steps
Staff Action Steps
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
Water Users Committee
Other Class Notes
Community Ownership
Ownership Story
Community members like working together 
Three Stone Fires
Access to Clean Water
Open Defecation
Water Access Explain
Prevent Ownership
Allow Ownership
Love the one another 
Village Notes

Life Skills Education and Counseling community lesson

New Buyanga Primary School 
Lesson Taught
HIV/STDs Prevention 
Girls Attended
Boys Attended
Total Student Attendance
Teachers Attended
Fathers Attended
Mothers Attended
Total Parent Attendance
Staff Attendees
Lorna Katagara,Ongyera Manuella 
Government Attendees
School Staff Attendees
Visitor Attendees
Total Attendance
Learning Objectives
To create awareness among community members
Introduction Manuela, Lorna and the three visitors went to Nawaibete village to teach community members about how HIV is prevented, in this lesson participants learn the importance of universal precautions. It is important that people protect themselves against HIV at all times. This lesson was aimed at enabling the community to know that there are simple and effective ways for everyone to prevent HIV infection From being transmitted from one person to another for example; Manuela and the community members discussed that avoiding sharing sharp instruments, avoiding un protected sex with an infected person or multiple partners, always going for an HIV test so they get to know their HIV status , using condoms correctly and efficiently all the time but only for married people, to always use gloves or polythene bags in case of cleaning any bleeding from some one in times of accident. Objective - By the end of this lesson, members will be to understand what universal precautions are and identify when to use them. - Community members will be able to know the simple and the effective ways to prevent HIV infection. Overview When Manuela, Lorna and the visitors arrived in the village they found only five people at the meeting point, after some time members came , Manuela, Lorna and the visitors with some community members moved around homes inspecting home facilities then later they came to the meeting point ready to learn. Manuela started the lesson by asking community members to remind her about the previous lessons after that, she started teaching them how HIV infection can prevented from one person to another, Manuela did not teach but she discussed with the community members, this made the class too interesting, interactive with lost of questions being asked during the lessons. Activities during the lessons. During this lesson Manuela demonstrated condom use and other activities were also played like How HIV can be prevented from being transmitted through sharing sharp instruments and other practices that can lead HIV prevention . After that Lorna came in and taught about positive living skills to the community members, for example she talked about eating well balanced diet food, having regular exercise, taking ARVs in time , going to the health centre for check up, avoiding reinfecting them selves with other sexually transmitted diseases among others. It was a good lesson. In conclusion, Manuela gave chance for the visitors to also greet the community and say some words to the community members. Then Manuela issued Mama Kits to the pregnant women whose due date are in this month and next month. 
Next Visit
2018-06-23 - Purpose: To teach about Disease Progression.
Program Success
Program Critical Needs
Program Ownership
Other Program Observations
Program Expected Of Village
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit

Report Photos

3125 One of the community member trying to make a commitement that he is going to remain faithful to his wife and not marry marry another wife
3128 Manuela teaching community members about how HIV is prevented from person to another person.