COMMUNITY HEALTH ACTON TRUST

COMMUNITY HEALTH ACTON TRUST

Charity information

COMMUNITY HEALTH ACTON TRUST

Our vision, mission and values
Our vision
A world where African people as well as everyone in every community is aware of the existence of HIV and the risk it poses to mankind and to establish good systems and structures to prevent prejudice, discrimination and good sexual health is a right and reality for all.
Our mission
To promote and maximise sexual health in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world, and minimise the spread of HIV and STIs, by encouraging people to value their sexual health and by leading innovation to increase access to local sexual health services
To support and empower Africans living with HIV to understand the importance of adherence to medication and to maximise their health and wellbeing by working to ensure the best possible HIV treatment and support services are accessed.
Take a leading role on all African HIV related issues and to eradicate stigma & discrimination
Our values
Community: The community members are at the heart of everything we do
Creativity: Creativity is the lifeblood of our organisation.
Quality Service: We take pride in delivering quality and value for money.
Ambitious: We believe communities and individuals can change their own lives. We push ourselves and others to make this happen.
Honest: We are accountable to our communities, donors and funders.  We work with integrity, transparency and efficiency.  We communicate clearly and responsibly.
Different:  We support, respect and value each other and work without prejudice.  We are radical professionals and united by a common cause.
Independent: We are an independent charity, rooted in the communities we serve.  We use our insight to innovate and inspire change in policies, services and minds.

Founded 1993