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International Youth Day
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International Youth Day

FPATT Hosted an International Youth Day event “Ground Zero at the De Living Room.  FPATT amplified this year’s theme “Safe Spaces” hosting a series of activities at its safe space, De Living Room.   The activities included a panel discussion which included submissions from the Youth Representatives on FPATT’s Board as well as a guest speaker...

October 26, 2018November 27, 2018by
Bring on Sexuality Education
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Bring on Sexuality Education

THE FAMILY Planning Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FPATT) calls on the Government to implement comprehensive sexuality education in all primary and secondary schools now. The association is astounded by the number of sexual offences being perpetrated against minors in this country. The horrifying front page headline in Thursday’s Newsday, “13 and pregnant,” is something...

October 9, 2018October 9, 2018by
Comprehensive Sexuality Education
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Comprehensive Sexuality Education

Through a small grant, FPATT is implementing a Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) program in private, secondary schools in Trinidad and Tobago. Two major deliverables are associated with this project, that is, to train teachers from private secondary schools to deliver a planned CSE curriculum during a set time on the school’s syllabus and, to sensitize...

September 10, 2018September 10, 2018by
International Condom Day
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International Condom Day

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) conceptualized International Condom Day in 2009. Since then, International Condom Day is informally observed globally in conjunction with Valentine’s Day. The observance seeks to promote condom use to reduce the transmission of HIV and AIDS, other sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancies. On February 9 th 2018, AHF partnered with...

February 9, 2018November 26, 2018by
World Aids Day
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World Aids Day

World AIDS Day takes place on the 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health...

October 5, 2017November 2, 2017by
Cool Condoms for Safe Sex
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Cool Condoms for Safe Sex

As various governments and health institutions battle with the issues of HIV/AIDS and unplanned pregnancies, several strategies have been introduced over the years to promote and encourage safe sex practices. One of those initiatives has been to make contraceptive products such as condoms more appealing, especially young people. The Family Planning Association of Trinidad and...

September 28, 2017November 2, 2017by
Bridging Access to Services
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Bridging Access to Services

Every drop fills the bucket.  With your financial support we’ll be able to improve even more lives. Show your support for the work that FPATT is doing by adopting and funding a project, and help us see it through to completion.

Give a Gift of Health
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Give a Gift of Health

This project is a cervical cancer screening project developed by FPATT engaging the Private Sector in the prevention, protection and treatment of cervical cancer particularly in women living in rural and urban poor communities.

D Road Check
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D Road Check

This is a projected funded by the AIDS Health Foundation with the objective to increase and meet the demand for HIV testing services by those who find difficulty accessing a test at traditional testing locations.

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