Location

Ghana, South Africa

Key achievement

Establishing a partnership with the South African Government spanning decades

Africaid - WhizzKids United

Network Member

Africaid’s WhizzKids United (WKU) uses football to provide HIV/AIDS prevention, care, treatment and support to young people. In order to reduce infection rates, WKU teaches young people to avoid infection and provides continual support through its WKU Health Academies. WhizzKids United’s unique, holistic approach offers the long-term support necessary to create and sustain behaviour change.

Social Topics

Education
Employability
Enviroment
Gender Equality
Health
Peace Building
Social Integration
Youth leadership

Contact

Africaid - WhizzKids United
Clyde Dantu
clyde.dantu@africaid.org.uk

Latest From Africaid - WhizzKids United

"If I was someone who had money and power, I would make the Health Academy go forward. It has helped so many young people and has done so much good in my community."

Sindi Dlamini
Programme Participant