Philani Mentor Mothers

Khayelitsha, South Africa

Mentor Mothers were trained to help new mothers in their area combat HIV, Foetal Alcohol Syndrome & Malnutrition through a home-visiting intervention.


Mphatlalatsane (Early Morning Star)

Mokhotlong, Lesotho

We tested an integrated Early Childhood Care and Development intervention including promotion of cognitive development, HIV testing and treatment support, and nutrition education in rural Lesotho.


Data Collector Study

Khayelitsha, South Africa

This study aims to address the impact that data collection has on data collectors within in South Africa. A mixed methods design will explore their experiences.


Context Assessment for Community Health (COACH)


We validated a tool to describe contextual factors related to the implementation of evidence-based interventions for maternal and child health.


Khayelitsha Book-Sharing Project

Khayelitsha, South Africa

Book-sharing between a carer and an infant may be especially effective as a means of promoting infant cognitive and language development.


Child Community Care Study

South Africa, Malawi, Zambia

This study investigates the psychosocial well-being of children affected by HIV/AIDS served by community-based programmes.