What we do

Some of the CYC achievements over the last two years include:

  • Private meeting with HRH Prince Harry to share experiences of living with HIV and discuss awareness raising around HIV
  • Won scholarships and presented at the IAC in Durban (2016)
  • Meeting Public Health England to discuss HIV stigma
  • Appearing on Women's Hour (Radio 4), BBC West News, two broad sheet articles and Radio One's Children in Need stories
  • Meeting MPs and Peers to talk about children living with HIV and the issues they face
  • Regular speaking slots at numerous health conferences including CHIVA, BHIVA, NHIVNA, FHIVA, Royal Society of Medicine
  • Co-facilitating a Sexual Health Workshop Training Session for Healthcare Professionals.
  • Developing a 'Your Rights' wallet sized card with advice for young people in the event they are arrested for alleged transmission of HIV
  • Developing a young people friendly Medicine Side Effects Information Sheet
  • Delivering a workshop about Peer Support in Health Settings for 'National Voices'
  • Presenting their Twitter anti-stigma campaign at the IAC in Melbourne (2014)

The CYC is currently funded by BBC Children in Need until 2017.

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