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The Collaborative HIV Adolescents Mental Health Programme (CHAMP)
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The Collaborative HIV Adolescents Mental Health Programme (CHAMP)

OVERVIEW The Collaborative HIV Adolescents Mental Health Programme (CHAMP), a project under the Spotlight Initiative, has been adapted to deliver activities that equip Caregivers and Youth with several understandable prevention tools on gender-based violence (GBV), intimate partner violence (IPV), and comprehensive sexuality education (CSE). CHAMP is about building greater communication within families, using a culturally...

August 28, 2021August 28, 2021by
Do you want to enjoy community development programs?
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Do you want to enjoy community development programs?

Do you want to enjoy community development programs? Do you want to reduce family violence? Know about sexual health? Then come join FPATT’s new and exciting CHAMP Ambassadors program. All you have to do is click the link, apply and have fun. https://forms.gle/w2tt3i1NUJe4wtxq8  

August 19, 2021August 19, 2021by
FAMILY PLANNING ASSOCIATION OF TRINIDAD AND TOBGAO –	REPORT TO THE NATION 2020 – SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS – AN ESSENTIAL ELEMENT TO UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE
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FAMILY PLANNING ASSOCIATION OF TRINIDAD AND TOBGAO – REPORT TO THE NATION 2020 – SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS – AN ESSENTIAL ELEMENT TO UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE

FPATT – Connecting the Intersections As the longest-serving NGO in Trinidad and Tobago, the Family Planning Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FPATT) has been uniquely placed to have a long and comprehensive view of the state of sexual and reproductive health in the nation. Since its birth over 60 years ago, the FPATT has steadily...

August 19, 2020November 13, 2020by
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Finding home in Trinidad and Tobago

Veronica and her husband Rogelio migrated to Trinidad and Tobago a year ago from Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela. In Venezuela, Veronica worked as a public-school teacher in a public elementary school and Rogelio was an accountant, yet they struggled to pay the bills due to the country’s economic situation. After many years of hardship, they decided...

August 29, 2019November 13, 2020by
FPATT’s Carnival Cooler Lime
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FPATT’s Carnival Cooler Lime

The Family Planning Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FPATT) is hosting its very first After Work Carnival Cooler Lime at it’s De Living Room located on the corner of New & Henry Streets Port of Spain from 3pm to 10pm.  Proceeds from this event will contribute to the Association’s Mobile Clinic Fund. A mobile clinic will...

February 6, 2019November 13, 2020by
To Not Teach Comprehensive Sexuality Education in School is Unpardonable
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To Not Teach Comprehensive Sexuality Education in School is Unpardonable

It is a well-researched fact that Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) creates healthy and responsible sexual and reproductive health behaviours among young people. The Family Planning Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FPATT) fully endorses the position recently advanced  by the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs – The Honourable Shamfa Cudjoe – that there is need...

December 6, 2018November 13, 2020by
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 13, 2020by
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 13, 2020by
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