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All Nations Hope AIDS Network

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Increases awareness of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C among Aboriginal Peoples living in Saskatchewan. Provides educational workshops on prevention throughout the province. Offers support to individuals living with HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C and to their families.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-924-8424
Email Address: 
allnationshope@sasktel.net
Fax Number: 
306-525-3698
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-210-7622
Street Address: 
2815 5th Avenue
City: 
Regina
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S4T 0L2
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

CAP AIDS

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development

Provides ongoing support to grassroots African organizations that are working to help people resist, survive and overcome the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-422-3074
Email Address: 
capaids@sympatico.ca
Street Address: 
126 O’Connor Dr
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4K 2K7

Centre for AIDS Services of Montreal (Women)

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Support group/peer support

Forms an organization that provides support, education and referrals for women living with HIV/AIDS, their families, and for women who believe themselves to be at risk.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-843-3636
Email Address: 
casm@netrover.com
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
514-843-5098
Street Address: 
101-84 Notre Dame W
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H2Y 1S6

HIV/AIDS and women's global health

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Stephen Lewis
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Looks at the impact of HIV/AIDS on women's health. Argues that women have been ignored in the HIV/AIDS work around the world.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Alarming rates of HIV/AIDS for Canada’s Aboriginal women: national response long overdue

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Tracey Prentice
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines why Aboriginal women are over-represented in HIV/AIDS statistics. Argues that a national response to HIV/AIDS needs to be designed, developed and implemented by Aboriginal women.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Gender-based violence and HIV among women: assessing the evidence

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
amfAR
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C.

Examines the link between gender-based violence and rising rates of HIV infection among women
and girls throughout the world.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Human immunodeficiency virus, acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS)

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English
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Online
Author: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publisher: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
The Hague, Netherlands

Presents the International Confederation of Midwives' position statement regard the role midwives should play to treat and help reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS. Link conntects to MS work read only doc.

HIV/AIDS on rise for Canadian women

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Barbara Clow
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Looks at the reasons for women's increased vulnerability to HIV infection. Explores actions governments and policy-makers can take to help stem the tide of infection rates.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Not separate, still unequal: the Beijing Agreement and the feminization of HIV/AIDS

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Adrienne Germain
Jennifer Kidwell
Publisher: 
American Sexuality Magazine
Publication Date: 
2005

Explains how full implementation of the Beijing agreement on women's health and rights would dramatically reduce women's and girls' disproportionate vulnerability to HIV/AIDS worldwide.

Positive Living North

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Forms a community-based organization providing education, prevention and HIV/AIDS support services in the Prince George region. Web site offers information on services, access to educational and research material, and a calendar of special events.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-562-1172
Email Address: 
info@positivelivingnorth.ca
Fax Number: 
250-562-3317
Street Address: 
1-1563 2nd Ave
City: 
Prince George
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2L 3B8
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