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Ontario Advisory Committee on HIV/AIDS (OACHA) Strategy

March 6th, 2017

Ontario Advisory Committee on HIV/AIDS (OACHA), in consultation with a diversity of HIV/AIDS stakeholders, has developed a strategy titled HIV/AIDS Strategy to 2026: Focusing Our Efforts – Changing the Course of the Prevention, Engagement and Care Cascade in Ontario.  Consultants on the project included people living with HIV and those from priority populations who are at-risk of […]

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WHAI’s Guide to Prep & Women: What You Need to Know

December 6th, 2016

Across numerous studies and reports, PrEP has proven to be over 90% effective at preventing the transmission of HIV when taken as directed. Women and HIV/AIDS Initiative (WHAI) has developed an infinitely valuable new resource, Prep and Women: What You Need to Know,  that addresses in detail many of the questions that will invariably arise […]

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Gay Men’s Health Summit: Resist Stigma!

December 6th, 2016

More than 250 people were in attendance last month at the Community- Based Research Centre for Gay Men’s Health’s 12th annual Gay Men’s Health Summit in Vancouver, B.C..  A few lucky PHAN staffers were among the attendees, and Gavin Bejaimal was one of them. Read on for his account of the experience. “On the week […]

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International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

December 6th, 2016

During the week of December 17th, sex worker communities and social justice organizations stage actions and vigils and work to raise awareness about violence that is commonly committed against sex workers. We come together to remember all of those lost to violence, and to renew our commitment to the ongoing struggle for empowerment, visibility and […]

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WHAI’s Trans Inclusion Pocket Guide

December 2nd, 2016

The Women and HIV/AIDS Initative (WHAI)  has developed a new resource,  the Trans Inclusion Pocket Guide, in order to support AIDS Service Organizations in Ontario  in ensuring trans inclusivity in the work of community development. The comprehensive guidebook explores language constructs, pathways to service delivery, the process of exclusion, and a wide range of other […]

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Upcoming events

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27apr6:00 pm- 6:00 pmQX Drop- in Program6:00 pm - 6:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
29apr11:00 am- 1:00 pmPolycultural Immigrant & Community Services' Sheridan Family Program11:00 am - 1:00 pm Polycultural Immigrant & Community Services (Computer Lab, LINC classrooms, 2nd floor)
1may - 7All DayMental Health Week(All Day)
1mayAll DaySexual Abuse/Assault Prevention Month Starts(All Day: monday)
3may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTrans ActivateDrop- in Program for Members of Trans and Gender Diverse Communities6:00 pm - 8:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
4may6:00 pm- 6:00 pmQX Drop- in Program6:00 pm - 6:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
6may11:00 am- 1:00 pmPolycultural Immigrant & Community Services' Sheridan Family Program11:00 am - 1:00 pm Polycultural Immigrant & Community Services (Computer Lab, LINC classrooms, 2nd floor)
7may6:45 pm- 8:00 pmPFLAG Support Group MeetingsHosted by India Rainbow Community Services6:45 pm - 8:00 pm India Rainbow Community Services of Peel
10may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTrans ActivateDrop- in Program for Members of Trans and Gender Diverse Communities6:00 pm - 8:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
11may6:00 pm- 6:00 pmQX Drop- in Program6:00 pm - 6:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
12mayAll DayCanada Health Day(All Day: friday)
13may11:00 am- 1:00 pmPolycultural Immigrant & Community Services' Sheridan Family Program11:00 am - 1:00 pm Polycultural Immigrant & Community Services (Computer Lab, LINC classrooms, 2nd floor)
16may8:30 am- 10:30 amWe Belong: International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHAT) BreakfastPeel Region8:30 am - 10:30 am Grand Victorian Convention Centre
17mayAll DayInternational Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia(All Day: wednesday)
17may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTrans ActivateDrop- in Program for Members of Trans and Gender Diverse Communities6:00 pm - 8:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
18may6:00 pm- 6:00 pmQX Drop- in Program6:00 pm - 6:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
20may11:00 am- 1:00 pmPolycultural Immigrant & Community Services' Sheridan Family Program11:00 am - 1:00 pm Polycultural Immigrant & Community Services (Computer Lab, LINC classrooms, 2nd floor)
24may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTrans ActivateDrop- in Program for Members of Trans and Gender Diverse Communities6:00 pm - 8:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
25may6:00 pm- 6:00 pmQX Drop- in Program6:00 pm - 6:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre
27may11:00 am- 1:00 pmPolycultural Immigrant & Community Services' Sheridan Family Program11:00 am - 1:00 pm Polycultural Immigrant & Community Services (Computer Lab, LINC classrooms, 2nd floor)
29may - 4junAll DayNational Access Awareness Week(All Day)
31may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTrans ActivateDrop- in Program for Members of Trans and Gender Diverse Communities6:00 pm - 8:00 pm East Mississauga Community Health Centre