Tag: Community

Tell us your thoughts on housing for folks living with HIV!

image by Gabe Boothroyd, The Mainlander, May 31, 2016 The Positive Living, Positive Homes (PLPH) study invites people with experience in the HIV and housing sectors in Greater Vancouver to complete a short online survey. We are particularly interested in hearing from people living with HIV, health and social service providers who work with HIV-positive… Read more »

Mapping Home: Positive Living, Positive Homes at CAHR 2016

The Canadian Association of HIV Research held its 2016 annual conference from May 11-15 in Winnipeg this year, and for the first time, the Positive Living Positive Homes team was there. Darren Lauscher, peer consultant, and Heather Picotte, study manager, discussed using a visual method in which HIV+ participants map their living space and point… Read more »

ANKORS, Positive Womens’ Network and CATIE invite you to attend an Educational Day for Frontline Service Providers working with people living with HIV and/or Hep C. Date: Wednesday March 25, 2015 Time: 11:30am-4:pm (lunch included) Cost: Free Location: 333 Victoria St. “the Pink Building”, 2nd floor: in the room across from Public Health, Nelson BC… Read more »

The Public Health Agency of Canada will soon be launching two capacity building programs exclusively for community based organizations working to address sexually transmitted and blood borne infections in Canada. This email describes the Community Based Social Marketing Training, the first in the series of upcoming training opportunities. The second training will focus on the… Read more »

Vancouver to consolidate community health clinics

VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is consolidating a number of the city’s community health clinics under one roof but what that means for patients is somewhat unclear. “We are consolidating services from Pine Clinic, Evergreen, Pacific Spirit and South (Community Health Centre) to the Raven Song site to enable us to provide a… Read more »