Youth-friendly Reproductive health service delivery

Programs - Youth friendly ServicesSTF package of youth friendly services includes provision of both clinical and non clinical services. Such services are delivered at STF youth centers through outreach and youth center based initiatives.

Interventions such as edutainment at youth centers are used as an entry point to service delivery. In the youth center approach to programming, interventions target various categories of young people (in school, out of school, married/unmarried, living with HIV, persons with disability) and significant adults in the lives of young people (parents teachers, caregivers, community leaders) as part of their social environment.

Important networks with health facilities and civil society organizations are contacted for referral purposes. STF youth friendly service delivery portfolio has grown significantly and to date. STF operates youth centers in;

  • Kitgum
  • Adjumani
  • Gulu
  • Moroto
  • Nwoya
  • Agago
  • Bugiri

Through these centers, STF supports the efficient and delivery of a holistic, youth-friendly package that includes:

  • Access to accurate sexual and reproductive health information
  • A range of safe and free contraceptive methods
  • Sensitive counseling for all categories of young people
  • The prevention and management of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV.