Tag: PHAC

Many PAN and allied organizations are now undergoing a sustainability crisis due to the current restructuring of federal funding for community-based HIV and HCV services by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) and the federal government.  Come April 1st, 2017, key organizations that deliver essential front line HIV, HCV and related services across BC,… Read more »

How could the response to STBBI in Canada be strengthened?  We want to hear from you! The Public Health Agency of Canada would like to invite you to complete the following online questionnaire, on potential concrete actions and promising practices to address sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI) in Canada. This questionnaire was developed… Read more »

World AIDS Day Demonstration at PHAC’s Vancouver Office

This Thursday, December 1st, marks the annual international World AIDS Day. Sadly the importance of this day is underscored by the precarious financial situation many PAN member organizations are facing as a result of the recent funding process undertaken by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the Community Action Fund. Come April 1st, 2017, numerous… Read more »

PHAC’s Evaluation Report Guide and Compendium Online

We have worked with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) to post all of their evaluation tools up on the REACH Website. These tools are meant to be used as a resource to community-based organizations submitting proposals for the HIV and Hepatitis C Community Action Fund. However, they are also a helpful resource for… Read more »

PHAC – Update on the Community Action Fund

This message is to provide you with an update to the Letter of Intent (LOI) applications to the Community Action Fund (CAF) and the ongoing review process. We provided an update at the end of June indicating that the results of the review will be shared in late summer. We are now anticipating that the… Read more »

Message from PHAC – Update on the Community Action Fund

Dear Stakeholders, Further to our commitment to you to respond to the Letter of Intent (LOI) applications in June, I am writing to provide you with an update regarding the status of the LOI review. As you are aware, the LOI solicitation for the Public Health Agency of Canada’s (PHAC) HIV and Hepatitis C Community Action… Read more »

The Public Health Agency of Canada is conducting an anonymous survey for health professionals to examine knowledge and practice related to HIV screening and testing. The survey will take about 15 minutes to complete, depending on your answers. You may receive up to four invitations to participate in this survey. Your response to the survey… Read more »

Join the Public Health Agency of Canada as the Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH) presents on activities to commemorate World Hepatitis Day Canada 2016 upcoming on July 28. CSIH is the secretariat for the Global Hepatitis C Network and works to increase awareness and understanding of hepatitis in Canada and abroad. Last year, the… Read more »

The Programs and Partnerships Division is pleased to announce the release of a new resource entitled At a glance: Prevention of sexually transmitted and blood borne infections among ethnocultural communities. The goal of this resource is to provide public health professionals, researchers, staff in provincial/territorial governments and community organizations with a synthesis of the evidence… Read more »

The Public Health Agency of Canada’s HIV and Hepatitis C Community Action Fund supports the community-based response to HIV, hepatitis C and related sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI). The approach to the Community Action Fund includes a commitment to the greater and meaningful engagement of people living with HIV and/or hepatitis C. We… Read more »

Release of 2013-2014 HIV and HCV G&Cs Performance Reports

The Public Health Agency of Canada is pleased to share with you the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada: Grant and Contributions Performance Measurement Report – 2013-2014 and the Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program: Grants and Contributions Performance Measurement Report – 2013-2014. These reports summarize performance measurement findings for 2013-2014, based on the… Read more »

PHAC Webinar: Global AIDS Response Progress Report

Global AIDS Response Progress Report Canada’s response to the Global AIDS Response Progress Report (GARPR) is being developed and will be submitted to the United Nations Joint Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) on March 31, 2016. The GARPR is a key exercise that supports monitoring of progress on the global AIDS response. Canada’s civil… Read more »