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The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21st, 2016

Background On March 21 1960, police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration in Sharpeville, South Africa. Against this background, the General Assembly, in 1966, set the day aside for special attention and called on the international community to redouble its efforts to eliminate all forms of racial discrimination. In 2001, the […]

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Today is International Women’s Day. Learn What Women Need to Know about HIV

March 8th, 2016

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day. Did you know that 1 of every 5 people living with HIV in Ontario is a woman.

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PrEP approved in Canada. Things to Know…

March 7th, 2016

PrEP is a new way of preventing HIV. It’s over 90% effective in keep a person who is HIV-negative from being infected when they are exposed to the HIV virus

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How Do We Talk About Sexual Health in the Black Community?

February 25th, 2016

There are no simple ways by which people react to issues relating to sex in the Black Community. For some, sex is a taboo topic not to be discussed in public; for others it is s an exciting and an important discourse to have. Those who do not support open discussion of issues about sex […]

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Challenging stigma and negative perceptions about sex and HIV

February 16th, 2016

Despite the fact that successful treatment can significantly reduce the risk of HIV transmission, nearly half of women living with HIV in Canada say they are not in a relationship. Stigma and HIV Criminalization are keeping many people living with HIV from finding love and happiness.

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Upcoming events

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28may10:00 am- 4:30 pmTotally Outright Leadership Program10:00 am - 4:30 pm
29may10:00 am- 4:30 amTotally Outright Leadership Program10:00 am - 4:30 am
30may10:00 am- 12:00 pmWomen's Safe Space Drop InBloo, Clinc Hep C Testing10:00 am - 12:00 pm
4jun10:00 am- 4:30 pmTotally Outright Leadership Program10:00 am - 4:30 pm
5jun10:00 am- 4:30 pmTotally Outright Leadership Program10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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