The first-ever AIDS WALK to THRIVE has so many new features to get excited about…a music festival, health and wellness fair, new walk route, plus a food and cocktails area are just some of them! Get ready to walk (and take part in a day full of music, community and a lot of fun) on September 25, in support of people living with HIV. If you’d like to volunteer, you can sign up here. Learn more at: www.aidswalktothrive.ca
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.
Stop the Unjust Prosecutions
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.