AIDS education

AIDS education

AIDS Program South Saskatchewan

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy

Provides prevention and support services to a variety of populations. Develops resources and workshops to educate about HIV/AIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-924-8420
Email Address: 
barb.bowditch@sasktel.net
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-210-7622
Street Address: 
1504B Albert St
City: 
Regina
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S4P 2S4

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

Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Gujarati
Hindi
Tamil
Urdu
Bengali
Pendjabi
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works toward preventing the spread of HIV and AIDS in South Asian communities, principally in the greater Toronto area. Offers programs in preventive education, advocacy, resource development, volunteer development, and support for people living with HIV and AIDS. Offers resources and services in Hindi, Urdu, Tamil, Punjabi, Bengali and Gujarati.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-599-2727
Email Address: 
info@asaap.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-599-6011
Street Address: 
126-20 Carlton St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 2H5

ANKORS West Boundary Regional Office

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

Provides support, advocacy, prevention, education information, and volunteer networking opportunities for those living with and affected by HIV and AIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-505-5506
Email Address: 
info@ankors.bc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
250-505-5507
Street Address: 
101 Baker St
City: 
Nelson
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V1L 4H1

The silent voices of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Canada: African and Caribbean women in Toronto

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Esther Tharao
Notisha Massaquoi
Senait Teclom
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Argues for the need to engage African and Caribbean women and their communities in HIV/AIDS prevention, support and care activities.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Youth participation guide: assessment, planning, and implementation

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Mixed Media
Publisher: 
Family Health International
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Provides an institutional assessment and planning tool, a youth-adult partnership training curriculum, a conceptual overview on youth participation, background handouts, and more.

HIV, health, and your community: a guide for action

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Reuben Granich
Jonathan Mermin
Publisher: 
The Hesperian Foundation
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Berkeley, CA

Provides a manual designed for confronting HIV in places with few medical resources. Includes information on prevention strategies, low-cost care for people with HIV and their families, and guidelines for using ART.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.G73 2001
ISBN 0942364406

Mind the sex gap: bridging sexual and reproductive health and HIV prevention for young heterosexual males

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Jacqueline Gahagan
Laurene A. Rehman
Publisher: 
Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research and Atlantic Centre of Excellence in Women’s Health
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Explores young men's perceptions of sexual behaviours, roles, and responsibilities, and pinpoints obstacles and gaps in their sexual health decision-making. Provides a list of recommendations to policy makers and sexual health practitioners for improving HIV/AIDS prevention services for young men and women.

Notes: 
Includes glossary and bibliographical references.

HIV/AIDS & STI resources for program managers, trainers, and providers

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Mixed Media
Publisher: 
EngenderHealth
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Provides a wide variety of materials for program managers, trainers, and health care providers working in the field of HIV and AIDS.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.H58 2004

Chee Mamuk Aboriginal Program

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

Provides culturally appropriate on-site community-based HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infection education and training to Aboriginal communities, organization, and professionals withing B.C. Workshop topics include: Youth Strengthening the Circle; HIV/AIDS Awareness and Prevention; STD Basics; Healing House: Hepatitis C Information Sharing; Healthy Sexuality; Why Aboriginal People are at Risk for HIV/AIDS; Community and Workplace Policy; Homemakers, Home Care and HIV; Preparing Supportive Communities; and, Activities Kit: Weaving the Mind/Body/Spirit.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-707-5605
Email Address: 
cheemamuk@bccdc.ca
Fax Number: 
604-707-5604
Street Address: 
BC Centre for Disease Control
Addt'l Street Address: 
655 W 12th Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5Z 4R4
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011
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