Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) Materials

Resources are listed below. Click on the file name in the Download column to download the document.

Early Infant Diagnosis (EID)
How to Care for Your Baby Exposed to HIV How to Care for Your Baby Exposed to HIV

This leaflet provides information on what an HIV positive mother needs to know, on the services available for a baby, and on how to feed a baby born to an HIV-positive mother and keep him/her healthy.

Download: PDF icon How to Care for Your Baby Exposed to HIV
Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Community Volunteers Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Community Volunteers

This set of cards was developed for Ugandan volunteer counselors to help them teach new mothers how to feed and care for their babies. Drawings depicting parents and caregivers feeding and otherwise caring for infants.  The cards include information on which foods to provide, which utensils to use, and other essentials of baby care and feeding practices.

Download: PDF icon Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Community Volunteers
Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Health Workers Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Health Workers

This set of cards was developed for Ugandan health workers to help them teach new mothers how to feed and care for their babies. Drawings depicting parents and caregivers feeding and otherwise caring for infants.  The cards include information on which foods to provide, which utensils to use, and other essentials of baby care and feeding practices.

Download: PDF icon Infant and Young Child Feeding National Counseling Cards for Health Workers
Keeping You and Your Baby Alive and Well - What You Need to Know (Ministry of Health Uganda) Keeping You and Your Baby Alive and Well - What You Need to Know (Ministry of Health Uganda)

This leaflet provides HIV-positive mothers with HIV-prevention information on how to take care of their babies during the pregnancy and after birth.

Download: PDF icon Keeping You and Your Baby Alive and Well - What You Need to Know (Ministry of Health Uganda)
Nutrition
Nutrition Care and Support for People Living with HIV - National Counseling Cards Nutrition Care and Support for People Living with HIV - National Counseling Cards

These cards use illustrations and text to help health providers counsel people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA) on nutrition.

Download: PDF icon Nutrition Care and Support for People Living with HIV - National Counseling Cards
Key and Supporting Messages Key and Supporting Messages

These cards use illustrations and text to help community workers counsel women on breastfeeding and maternal and infant nutrition.

Download: PDF icon Key and Supporting Messages
Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT)
Nutrition During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Nutrition During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

This brochure educates pregnant women and mothers on good nutrition practices and the importance of a balanced diet (as well as knowing their HIV status).

Download: PDF icon Nutrition During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
Prevention Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV: Key Messages Prevention Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV: Key Messages

This leaflet contains information on what an HIV-positive mother needs to know about HIV, risks and timing of HIV transmission, comprehensive antenatal care, care during labour and delivery, and post natal care.

Download: PDF icon Prevention Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV: Key Messages
How to Breastfeed Your Baby How to Breastfeed Your Baby

This take-home brochure provides mothers in Uganda with an illustrated guide and detailed step-by-step instructions on how to start and continue breastfeeding. It provides information on how to recognize and prevent problems, lists signs to look out for, and identifies what mothers need to remember and know.

Download: PDF icon How to Breastfeed Your Baby