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Organization Contact Information

Name: Umvoti Aids Centre
Street 1: Lot 568, Bell Street Extension
Street 2:
City: Greytown
Province: Kwa-Zulu Natal
Post Code:
Country: South Africa
Phone: 0334932746
Organization Email:
Web Site:
Other Online Presence:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Derek
Last Name: Turner
Title: Director
Phone: 0725817656

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Bheki
Last Name: Magwaza
Phone: 0823803489

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
If yes, please enter your registration number:
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
Our mission is to design and implement effective chronic care interventions in HIV and TB to marginalized groups in various settings.

We have long worked with the Department of Health on both DS and DR TB interventions including community rollout of low cost interventions and have presented our work at TB conferences.

We are involved in a variety of TB interventions from household level case finding to community based training and support the Department of Helth with training for TB teams in DS and DR TB.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Technical Assistance
Working on Community, Rights and Gender (CRG)
Working on Key Populations related to TB

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 51 - 99
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 0
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: Resource mobilization
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Case identification including for DR TB through Gene-Xpert, community and health cadre training, adherence support, community based (non-facility) care through partnerships with Health, public health awareness and publishing of educational materials.

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:

Comunity training and dialogues, HCW training, adherence support in deep rural communities.

Drug-Resistant TB:
Case finding and defaulter tracing.

Combination prevention therapy programmes, chronic care dispensing.

MARPS, including farm workers, sex workers, OVC, community versus health facility care.


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: July 26, 2017
Last updated: July 27, 2017