Vancouver, BC: A lively and dynamic crowd of close to 1,000 participants and 200 volunteers gathered at The Roundhouse Community Centre and made their way on foot to the Malkin Bowl on September 25th to raise money for people living with HIV (PLHIV) in British Columbia as part of the inaugural Scotiabank AIDS WALK to tHrIVe. Through their enthusiastic efforts, a total of $156,000 and counting has been raised. Read more >>
Members, colleagues, supporters and other friends…this is a season of big changes for Positive Living BC. Please learn more about what to expect here.
Dental hygiene clinics at Positive Living BC begin Sept. 21. Appointments are available free of charge for members every Wednesday from 10 am to 4 pm, and are provided by 4th year students of the UBC Dental Hygiene Program. PLHIV are prone to some conditions which can cause serious dental problems – to prevent complications, see your dental health provider regularly for check-ups and cleanings. You can book your appointment any time after Sept. 14. Just call 604-893-2202.
Canadians living with HIV are vulnerable to prosecution based on the current law concerning HIV non-disclosure. Help bring a halt to prosecutions for sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault based on HIV-non-disclosure. Sign our petition today. To learn more, read our position paper and executive summary.