Link Worker Scheme (LWS)

India has the world’s largest population living with HIV-AIDS. Thus AIDS is the modern pandemic for India demanding the most urgent attention. Due to the difficulty in treating HIV infection, preventive actions are the key to control HIV infection. According to data from the 3rd National Family Health Survey (NFHS) , 74% males and 40% females in Uttar Pradesh are aware of the risks of HIV.Vatsalya, with support of Plan India is carrying out LWS program in Etawah district of UP to spread awareness about HIV-AIDS.