Challenges

Organizational Challenges

Despite WOFAD’s successes many obstacles still remain, these include

  • Sustainability of trained staff due to large dropout rates as a result of financial need
  • No volunteer management program to sustain volunteering
  • Lack of capacity among volunteers
  • Inadequate resources to carry out goals and objectives (human resources, technical and financial resources)

Program Challenges:

Even with the distinct services of each program, they all face similar difficulties including:

  • Lack of capacity among volunteers
  • Inadequate resources
  • Resistance from HIV+ patients
  • Lack of transport to get to patients
  • Lack of equipment to treat patients such as gloves and medicine