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World AIDS Day Events Victoria 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:01
Nov 22nd to Dec 6th: “We Are Here” Storyboard Art Installation Now in its sixth year, the “We Are Here” anti-stigma project involves local people living with HIV sharing their personal stories with their fellow Victorians, reminding us all that HIV doesn’t just happen elsewhere – it happens right...

AVI's Annual Membership Drive

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 10:36
AVI is many hearts and many voices. Membership in AVI provides the foundation for our work, the direction for our growth. Members participate by voting at the Annual General Meeting and by volunteering in our programs and committees. Membership strengthens our professional and political presence in...

Our Westshore AVI Health Centre is now open

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 13:35
AVI is very pleased to announce that the Westshore AVI Health Centre opened its doors on Tuesday, October 10th, 2017.  The centre will be providing Opiate Substitution Treatment (OST) in a low barrier setting and will also offer support and referrals to assist their patients to meet their health...

Do you use drugs? We want to hear from you!

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 07:06
Do you live in the #Courtenay or #CampbellRiver area? Do you use drugs? We want to hear from you! AVI opened an overdose prevention site at the Courtenay and Campbell River offices in the Spring of 2017 and we are looking for your feedback. Please take the time to fill out this brief survey. Your...

Thanks to all applicants this position has been filled. Positive Wellness Program Support Worker (Casual) - NANAIMO

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 16:24

Free Workshop on PEP & PrEP

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 16:03
Are you PrEP’d? An update on PEP and PrEP on Vancouver Island. AVI’s Men’s Wellness Program invites you to attend a free workshop on PEP and PrEP. This workshop will take place at City Studio, 742 Johnson Street, just across the street from AVI’s office, and just up from the 7-11 at Douglas and...
Consent and Communication Workshop

Free Workshop on Consent & Communication

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 12:59
Free Workshop Consent & Communication with ISHS’s Man Made & AVI’s MWP AVI’s Men’s Wellness Program, and Island Sexual Health Society’s Man Made Program, would like to invite you to attend a free workshop on consent and communication. This workshop will take place at City Studio, 742...

We're Hiring! Integrated Case Management Harm Reduction Support Worker (Victoria)

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 12:18
Job Summary: The ICM Harm Reduction Support Worker will work on a multidisciplinary team to provide a broad range of psychosocial and health-related supports to individuals in accordance with the Team’s goals and objectives. Grid Level: Grid 10, $21.53/hour Hours of Work:  37.5 hours/week; Sunday-...

We're Hiring! Care Coordinator (Westshore)

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 12:15
Job Summary: The Care Coordinator /Medical Administrator will oversee the daily operation of the medical office by performing medical and secretarial duties, and help to maintain an efficient and cooperative operation. Grid Level: Grid 10, $21.53/hour Hours of Work: 16 hours/week;Tuesday and...

World Hepatitis Day in Victoria

Friday, July 28, 2017 - 08:49
World Hepatitis Day Events in Victoria July 27th AVI and Hep C BC Tabling at the GVPL, 11 – 3 July 28th AVI and Hep C BC Rally at the Legislature Meet in Spirit Square at 11, walk at 11:30 to Legislature for Rally August 1 Hepatitis C Bingo at AVI, 3 – 5 pm (in the board room) **Lots of awesome...