New Beginning by Hope

About This Video

Because of Hope’s husband HIV diagnosis and her subsequent diagnosis, she had to leave her home. Her family has rejected her because of her HIV diagnosis.

What does this video tell us about stigma?
How could Hope’s family help her? Hope’s family rejected her because of her HIV status, forcing her to move to a different island. Without their support, she can’t return home with her son. Hope needs her family’s love and support to stay on treatment and to help raise her son.

Date

February 23, 2014

Category

Avoiding Risk, Staying Healthy, Women (Cis & Trans)