Yellow Warriors Society Philippines
YWSP Mission Statement:
The Yellow Warriors Society Philippines is a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to promote a healthy and productive society by fighting and preventing Hepatitis B and C as major health problems in the Philippines, crashing all forms of discrimination upon hepatitis B and C carriers, and diminishing suffering from it through advocacy, research, education, and service.
The following are the objectives for which this organization has been organized, to wit:
a. Educate the people on the Hepatitis B and C Virus (HBV/HCV) to avoid any misconceptions on the disease;
b. Advocate a healthy living;.
c. Promote a fair environment for all HBV/HCV carriers in the society most particularly in the labor sector;
d. Help HBV/HCV carriers who are experiencing discrimination, depression, and anxiety by providing counselling and other activities;
e. Advocate the free or low cost screening and vaccination especially for newborn babies and children against HBV/HCV;
f. Promote quality but low cost hospitalization, laboratory tests and medicines for the HBV/HCV carriers and other diseases;
g. Promote research and clinical studies on HBV/HCV and other related diseases; and
h. Support individuals, non-government or government organizations who advocate the same objective as the Yellow Warriors Society Philippines.
YWSP Core Values:
"We CARE about our health and we believe that we need to be INVOLVED to achieve our desired CHANGE."