Mobilize the Community and Raise Awareness

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When a new community-based access to injectables (CBA2I) program is introduced to a community, clients will need to learn of its availability, and local opinion leaders will need to support and promote it. This section describes a set of activities program managers can use to prepare the target population to receive the program and gain buy-in from local authorities. Other tools provided in this section include examples of communication with stakeholders.