This workshop will explore concepts, principles and recommendations for the involvement of people of faith and the local church in HIV and AIDS ministry. At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to:
• Identify characteristics, roles and functions of faith communities which are suited for HIV and AIDS ministry and programs.
• Explore personal and congregational barriers that hinder faith-based involvement in HIV and AIDS efforts.
• Develop a specific individual and corporate plan of action for addressing HIV and AIDS within their communities and congregations.