Tag: AVI

AIDS Vancouver Island is currently recruiting for a full-time Harm Reduction Support Worker. Under the supervision of the Coordinator of Harm Reduction Services and the Team Lead of the 713 Outreach Team (intensive case management), the Harm Reduction Support Worker will work on a multidisciplinary health team to provide a broad range of psychosocial and… Read more »

AVI presents a ‘Lunch & Learn’ on the topic of Hepatitis C for Healthcare and Service Providers. They will cover the basics of hepatitis C including testing, transmission, and community resources, followed by an update on current and upcoming treatments provided by treatment nurses. Light lunch and refreshments provided. Victoria: Wednesday March 25th 12:00pm-2:00pm Access… Read more »

AIDS Vancouver Island’s The Loop Newsletter – Fall 2013

In this issue: Upcoming Events Profile: New Men’s Wellness Coordinator Life as a Youth Outreach Worker Looking Back: The Summer in Review   Cover Article: Another Chance at Life: Naloxone and Overdose Awareness in Victoria By Heather Hobbs Slumped against the curb, the man’s lips a bluish colour. He’s not answering his name; in fact… Read more »

Victoria – February 7-14 is anti-stigma week in Greater Victoria, and this year’s theme is “Drug Use, Dignity and Human Rights.” To support of the week, AIDS Vancouver Island has issued a statement in support of the “Nice People Take Drugs” campaign from the UK. “We are inspired by the work being done locally and… Read more »