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Name: Batho pele community services organization
Street 1: 776cnr letsholo/matanzima str tlhokomelo thusanong one stop centre
Street 2: 19080 Emsley mothelesi str john daka phase one
City: Kimberley
Province: Northern cape
Post Code: 8345
Country: South Africa
Phone: +27 0538722465/0840449120
Organization Email:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Thapelo Edward
Last Name: Mookwa
Title: Project manager
Phone: 0840449120

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Masego
Last Name: Mohitlhi
Title: Project coodinator
Phone: 0840449120

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
The org name is PELE org SIMPLY MEAN PEOPLE First. FOCUSES ON Home base care .The ptsTHAT ARE DEFAUlting on treatment AND TB TREAMENT.PROGRAM DESCRICPION IS HOME BASE CARE AND SOCIAL MOBILISATION.THE OBJECTIVE OF PROJECT IS TO REDUCE THE MORBILITY RATE AND INCREACE CURE RATE. VISION a sustainable support system to ngos in combating and managing HIV AIDSand TB in communities,ensuring quality, efficient and effective delivery of serves throuht batho pele centre programmes,thereby contributing to the the national efforts to minimise the impact hiv pandemic and tb on individual communities,societyand encourage a commitment towards tb issues in the our .the ocommunities.Mission :1TO ENSURE THAT COMMUNITIES RECEIVE QUALITY COMPREHENSIVE CARE.2: TO ENSURE AN EFFECTIVE REFERRAL PATHWAY /system and continous education of communities.3:To utilise retired nurses and community health workers as education vehicle of the communities. VALUES bathopele , respect , commitment , integrity and creativity.AIMS AND OBJECTIVES -to assist and enhance the education empowerment of the northern cape.-to assist education ,health ,social welfare departments._to set up support groups for people. -to set set up counselling to patient and faliesby sopporting them ,caring and looking after them.-to uplilift the dignity of disadvantanged people.BENEFICICIARIES OF THE ACTIVIES the operational area of Batho Pele org is northern cape province , in particular the fraances baard district and beneficiaries of the activities of this project will be clients who are on medication of tb .PARTNERSHIP DEPT OF HEALTH PROVINCE AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT.THE BATHO PELE ORG IS registered as a ngo, regisration number is 087-081.registed with department of social development .the org was formed with a view to assist other agencies aswell as govt in the fight against tb through networking the org avoids du duplication of servicers.currently exucuter community health care prevent the spread of tband provide car
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 51 - 99
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Attendance at a TB related event
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We as bathopele org we follow the national and provincial guidelines dots stategy. Involving communities giving them acurate information.provide care and support to those infected and affected by tb, in implementing hiv aids and tb programmes of batho pele org ,the partner organizations are assisted to supported and achieve the set objectives of the programmes including meeting the challenge of the growing pandemic by developing a strong relationship with dept of health and other partners.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: South Africa
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
South Africa


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Everday the organisarion is having health workers that give treament to the pts in the community and work places currently we are having 300 pts for frances baard and on the 24march 2012 we celebrated world tb day and +_500people attended in the community.

Drug-Resistant TB:
We are currently giving support to mdr and xdr pts because of misinformed families we find it diffucult for us pts are rejected and neglected by their own families so we support and care for them by giving cousellong with their families

Tb and hiv in our community is still a major challenge in our community .we are experiecing a high number of defaulter rate on tb and those on arv because of stigma,distrimination and the project provide 24hrs on site truma site sopport,couselling and debriefing for pts ,families and staff as well as ongoing based education on effeects oftrauma and support communitities

Laboratory Strengthening:
When we are having arewaness,campaigns we make a rrangment wth the lab so the relationship is good results turn around time 24hrs

New Diagnostics:
All newly diagnosis pts are trace and treated at the health facility

New TB Drugs:
Well the new tb drugs is much more improvement because pts were complaining about the old rifafour tablets because of thickness so most find it diffucult to sollow.about streptomycin it makes pts pts not to adhere then their default


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Application date: May 12, 2012
Last updated: June 16, 2014