HIVe Mysore 2022

12th and 13th March 2022.

Asha Kirana ..... a ray of hope....

Asha Kirana is a pioneer in providing counseling services, care and support for people living with HIV/AIDS in this region since 1997. Asha Kirana Hospital, a 30-bed facility established in November 2004, brings together research and state-of-the-art treatment for HIV / AIDS and opportunistic infections. Asha Kirana has a network of multidisciplinary health care professionals who offer their expertise to provide quality care.

This combination along with community-based interventions has enhanced the credibility of the institution in Karnataka state as a quality service provider in the field of HIV / AIDS.

Asha Kirana works with schools, industry, and other community and faith-based organizations to promote HIV/ AIDS awareness. Counselors and Out Reach Workers (ORWs) conduct periodic HIV/AIDS education and prevention programs in schools  and work places through guest lectures and interactive sessions.

Continuum of Care:

  • Integrated Counseling and Testing Centre (ICTC)
  • ART Centre  supported by NACO
  • DOTS Centre (RNTCP)
  • Ambulatory care, Inpatient services including  critical  care(CCU)
  • Well Women’s Clinic
  • PPTCT services supported by EGPAF
  • Pediatric Clinic

Asha Kirana hosted Monsoon Magic 2008 and a Camp Rainbow 2012 for Children Living With HIV/AIDS. Children from different states and culture came together to learn, enjoy & understand each other thereby sending  a message “we too have a dream…  


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