Who We Are
Our legacy as MMC Innovators
CHAPS is the leader of one of the largest voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) scale-up programmes on the African continent. Since its inception in 2010, CHAPS has safely performed around 500 000 MMCs. Additionally, in just six years CHAPS has expanded from 1 to 71 clinic sites in 9 provinces; trained over 7000 healthcare practitioners in South Africa; and continues to serve as one of the leading technical advisors to NGOs, healthcare facilities and private practitioners interested in expanding their healthcare services to include voluntary medical male circumcision.