We raised $26,950 this past Wednesday!

A huge thank you to all that attended the Red Ribbon Breakfast! Together our community raised $26,950 through donations and sponsorship. Huge thanks to our fabulous table hosts Grant Minish, Zdravko Cimbaljevic Dean Thullner Victor Elkins, Bob Sung, Christopher Koene, Graeme Boyd, Bramwell Tovey, Allan Hovan, Irene Goldstone & Ziad Sultanali! Here’s the video from this morning!

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British Columbia



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!

Peer Support Facilitator Position

BC Women’s Hospital Oak Tree Clinic is seeking a peer support group facilitator to join our Peer Support program. The intention of this position is to co-facilitate a monthly Peer Support Group for women living with HIV/AIDS at BC Women’s Hospital in Vancouver.

To Apply:

Fax or email a one page description of you and your qualifications to Jane Cameron at the Oak Tree Clinic: Fax: 604-875-3063 or email: jcameron3@cw.bc.ca Short listed applicants will be contacted to attend an interview. For further information contact Jane at 604-875-3755

Life, Love, and Lunch

A special women’s event at the Positive Gathering this year for women with HIV. This will take place before the main conference festivities for Positive Gathering begin, on Friday March 17th ,1-4:30pm. There will be a delicious buffet lunch. Please feel free to share with any women you might see or think would be interested or could benefit from participating. Women do not have to be attending the Gathering to come to this.
Email: allison_carter@sfu.ca
The event is only for poz women, not providers.


You are Not Alone – HIV & Mental Health

Join us in the Positive Living BC Boardroom on Tuesday, March 14th for our next Workshop
Presented by CHIUS “Community Health Initiatives by University Students”
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: 803 E. Hastings Street (@ Hawks Street). Seating is LIMITED. A light meal will be provided
To attend this workshop, please RSVP to Brandon Laviolette at
wellness@positivelivingbc.org or call (604) 893-2259

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Published: March 10, 2017

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