A new android application or app, designed and developed by SPEF, Technopark, named 'AIDS AWARENESS', was successfully launched in the Play Store. The app was launched by our Honorable Health Minister, V.S.Shivakumar and is approved by the Kerala State Aids Control Society (KSACS).
The app contains organized information that aims to spread general awareness to the public about AIDS, with detail descriptions on what HIV is, how it is spread, precautionary measures and a list of services provided by KSACS.
The Kerala State AIDS Control Society (KSACS), plays a pivotal role in the state's strategy in combating the HIV/AIDS epidemic. It is an autonomous society registered under the Charitable Societies Act, with its members drawn from all key government departments to ensure greater flexibility and more effective program management. Its work is supervised by a Governing body, chaired by the Chief Secretary of the state, and which includes as members Secretaries of various government departments like Health, Social Welfare, Finance, Education, and Project Director of KSACS, Director of Health Services, Director of Medical Education, State Drugs Controller and Inspector General of Police (Law & Order).