National AIDS Committee Jamaica
Address: 2-4 King Street, 4th Floor, Oceana Building, Kingston
Telephone: (876) 967-1100-9/1103/1105/1107; 967-1092/1094
Fax: (876) 967-4077
Web Site: http://www.nacjamaica.org/
To advise the Minister of Health in Jamaica on policy issues relevant to HIV/AIDS & STIs. To involve all sectors of the Jamaican society in efforts to prevent and control HIV/AIDS & STIs. To act as a central body where ideas, experiences and questions about HIV/AIDS & STIs in Jamaica can be shared, discussed and addressed. To provide a sustainable means of supporting the initiatives of the NAC and member organizations by eliciting funds from fundraising activities, public and private sector participation.
Education: To monitor and assist with all aspects of public education on HIV/AIDS/STI.
Care and Counseling: To promote the provision of quality care for individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.
Legal and Ethical: To examine and advise on the legal and ethical issues surrounding HIV/AIDS, and to attend to the legal transactions of the NAC.
Fundraising: To harness local financial resources to assist children affected and infected by HIV/AIDS.