Free State Health Crisis

TAC welcomes SANAC’s call for Government to lift antiretroviral treatment moratorium in the Free State

  The decision of the Free State government to scale back essential health care services has resulted in thousands of…

Free State ART Shortages- TAC Demands Answers and Accountability

On 19 December 2009 TAC wrote to Sakhiwo Belot, MEC for Health for the Free State Province, asking for clarity…

World AIDS Day 2008

The national theme for World Aids Day on 1 December is “Leadership and Unity”. South Africa is finally united in…

Free State ART shortages: Lack of funding means ART waiting lists are frozen

The head of the Free State Health Department, Professor Pax Ramela, released a statement on 14 November 2008 which explained…

Free State ARV shortages: R9.5 million provided by CDC and National Treasury not enough to avert treatment delays, interruptions

  Last week, TAC learnt that the Free State was experiencing critical, life-threatening shortages of ARVs and had therefore called…

Update on Free State antiretroviral therapy shortages

Last week it came to light that the Free State was experiencing critical, life-threatening shortages of ARVs and had therefore…

Life-threatening antiretroviral treatment shortage in the Free State: DoH issues orders, “stop putting new clients on ARVs”

On Friday morning, TAC national offices began receiving phone calls from concerned healthcare workers and journalists requesting information about the…