Tag: Positive Women’s Network

Job Posting – Peer Navigator, PWN

JOB POSTING Peer Navigator(s) Posted: September 15, 2016 Start Date: November 1, 2016, work hours to be determined Job Summary: The Positive Women’s Network Peer Navigators work directly with both Oak Tree and other stakeholders to develop strategies to maintain or improve health and wellness and implement self-management skills for women living with HIV. Peer… Read more »

A message from PWN to current Positive Women’s Members

A message for our current Positive Women’s Members There have been some changes at PWN. Here’s a snapshot of what we have to offer: One-on-one support Weekly lunches Food bank Lunch’n’Learns Peer support groups Cultural support Drop-in space Tuesday – Thursday …and more to come in the Fall Also, click here for a brochure on… Read more »

Join PWN for the 12th Annual SpringBoard Conference

Join PWN for our 12th Annual SpringBoard Conference! Intersections: Care for Women Living with HIV and hepatitis C Date: Thursday, May 19th  11:00 am – 3:00 pm Location: Blue Horizon Hotel (1225 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC) Please RSVP to reserve your spot: [email protected]  or call 604-692-3000. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Link on website:… Read more »

Using an Indigenous holistic approach within a Case Management model, this position provides supportive and cultural guidance to those infected/affected by blood borne pathogens falling within the Red Road and Positive Women’s Network’s mandates and assists in enhancing quality of life by making relevant referrals to other organizations and/or agencies. Housed at Positive Women’s Network Vancouver offices, works… Read more »

AVI – Women & HIV Forum and Training

Friday, April 22 10am-4pm Begbie Hall, 2199 Richmond Road, Victoria Register here AIDS Vancouver Island is pleased to invite you to this free, all day forum and training on HIV as it relates to women and their unique experiences with the virus.  The day will include presentations by Dr. Mary Kestler, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network,… Read more »

Positive Women’s Network Welcomes New Executive Director

October 15, 2015 – The Board of Directors of Positive Women’s Network (PWN) is pleased to announce they have chosen Donna Tennant to be PWN’s new Executive Director. Donna has worked as Positive Women’s Network’s Director of Fund Development for ten years, building partnerships to enhance programs and funding support. She is familiar to many… Read more »

For the first time since 1993, Positive Women’s Network (pwn.bc.ca) is hiring a new Executive Director when longtime advocate Marcie Summers steps down. Marcie has built partnerships and worked energetically at regional, provincial, and national tables to represent the complex issues faced by women with HIV.  PWN is looking for a fantastic candidate to take… Read more »

Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:00am-3:00pm, Blue Horizons Hotel Click here for registration and conference program information PWN’s annual SpringBoard conference is an intimate one day conference with education sessions on things that affect the lives of women with HIV. We look at health, social, legal and community issues for positive women, their families and communities…. Read more »

Join community members, researchers and service providers in an evening focused on strengthening care and support for mothers living with HIV in Vancouver and beyond! Monday, September 8, 2014 5:30 – 9:00pm Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre 515 West Hastings Street, 1440-1430 Segal Centre, Vancouver This knowledge-to-action forum will: Discuss issues currently affecting mothers… Read more »