Forearms of Change Center to Enable Community (FOCCEC) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) founded in 2012. FOCCEC works mainly in the sexual reproductive health and rights field, focusing on HIV, STIs and Gender-Based violence, and is the only organization working specifically in the fields of HIV and STIs in Jordan.
FOCCEC builds its programs on three interventions: Prevention, Protection, and Advocacy.
FOCCEC provides technical, medical, social, legal, psychological, counseling, and empowerment services to vulnerable communities who are at high risk to be infected with HIV as well those who are living with HIV/AIDS, or have diagnosed STIs. In addition to these target groups, FOCCEC serves those experiencing sexual exploitation, domestic violence, social exclusion, and their partners and families. FOCCEC is located in Amman and provides services for everyone regardless of nationality, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and race, etc. FOCCEC has expanded its services through partnerships with civil society organizations in three governorates (Zarqa, Irbid, and Mafraq), providing its main services through civil society partners. FOCCEC's primary focus has been the direct delivery of comprehensive prevention and treatment services for the vulnerable communities above.
FOCCEC is an implementing partner and one of the eight sub recipients of the Global Fund and Frontline AIDS multi-country grant, a transition grant focusing on domestic resourcing and organizational development of implementing partners.