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Care and Support: the Forgotten Pillar

This document focuses on the the provision of care and support in resource-poor countries. It highlights where care and support is provided and who is involved, what the need is for care and support and its effect. It looks at the links between care and support and other elements of the HIV response. Above all this document aims to clearly demonstrate why care and support are fundamental to a successful response to HIV and in addressing broader health and international targets such as the Millennium Development Goals. (2011)