If you have ever had thoughts about suicide in relation to your HIV diagnosis or in any aspect of living with HIV, we would like to hear from you. We are looking for someone who is willing to share their story at our next Community Forum. Your story may help others who are struggling with their own experience.

ANGUISHED, Stigma and suicide among gay & bisexual men living with HIV
DATE: Thursday, May 11
TIME: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
LOCATION: Chateau Granville Best Western Hotel (located at Granville/Helmcken) 1100 Granville Street, Vancouver

Contact Brandon at 604.893.2259 or email brandonl@positivelivingbc.org . All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential and I can help prepare your presentation if needed.

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Positive Living Magazine
We’re happy to announce Positive Living magazine has a new online format – it’s interactive, shareable, and works well on mobile devices. Have a read and check it out!

Lunch & Learn
Join us for our next Lunch & Learn on Nutrition presented by Jenn Messina, Clinical Dietitian. RSVP at 604-893-2259. Or join in on our webinar. Lunch is provided!

Ou+doorsmen is a monthly social group for gay guys living with HIV who enjoy being active. Activities include hikes, bowling, paragliding, kayaking and more. Stay tuned for details. Dates and times vary. 604-893-2215 | glenb@positivelivingbc.org
Suits is a monthly dinner club for gay working men living with HIV. Cost and location vary each month as the group explores different restaurants around the city. RSVP required.
604-893-2215 | glenb@positivelivingbc.org

Volunteer and get in for free!
Interested in free tickets for this years, “RED A Positive Day in Vegas” fashion fundraiser? Volunteers will receive a complementary ticket to the show! We have plenty of volunteer opportunities to assist with event setup, game wheels, registration, general fundraising, and/or food service. We invite all interested volunteers to join us in celebrating a great cause, AND to contact Ken Coolen at kenc@positivelivingbc.org

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Published: April 28, 2017

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