Membership is open to youth aged 18-24 years.
The services we offer
BOFWA is a leading sexual and reproductive health service delivery and advocacy voice in the region. Our focus areas are,
Testing , detection, management and treatment of RTI/ST.
Counselling and Provision of family planning services and contraceptives.
Safe Abortion Care
Pre and post abortion counselling and provision of safe abortion services.
Manual pelvic examination and manual breast examination and pap smear and VIA.
Get Involved By Donating Or Volunteering
Your support helps us to provide family planning, maternal health care, HIV care, prevention and other vital services to the people who need them most – poor, young, vulnerable and under-served.
Youth Action Movement
A youth structure open to youth aged 18 – 24 years aimed at empowering them with governance and leadership skills necessary for increasing their participation in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights programmes.
Those wishing to run for YAM election, are requested to pay a P100 membership fee. Every three years, individuals are elected for the positions of YAM President, Vice-President, and Secretariat.
- Individuals should posses a minimum of tertiary qualification (or pursuing) from a recognized institution
- Familiar with youth development policies including Sexual and Reproductive Health
Roles and Responsibilities
- Serve as a linkage between policy making bodies and youth membership.
- Build local and international Partnerships
- Catalyze Advocacy programmes
- Participation in Governance and management
- Linking SRH to Entertainment/Sport and other non SRH Development
- Provide HIV/AIDS, SRH services and information.
Peer educators can be effective role models for young adolescents by promoting healthy behavior, helping to create and reinforce social norms that support safer behaviors. BOFWA trains peer educators on Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) who will be educating young people in the communities.
News & Events
BOFWA is an organization with a good effective mechanism in ensuring quality of patients care with just distribution of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services which are accessible and affordable. Sexuality and adolescent stage is a critical period in the development of sexual values, attitudes and behaviors .BOFWA has given me an opportunity to learn and understand reproductive health and make informed decisions/choices on how to express my sexuality and promote my health.