HIV and AIDS

Women who walk the extra mile
Living with AIDS – part 13

In this audio feature we meet some of the people who seldom make the news headlines, but who make all the difference to those people who are bed-ridden with AIDS-related diseases.

In this audio feature we meet some of the people who seldom make the news headlines, but who make all the difference to those people who are bed-ridden with AIDS-related diseases. All around the country, home-based care-givers walk the extra mile to make the lives of the terminally ill and their families as comfortable as possible.   Produced by Kerry Cullinan and Sue Valentine.

For a print version based on these interviews, please read the story “Sent home to die” by Kerry Cullinan.

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