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Holiday Hours (August long weeked)

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:13
Just a reminder our daytime Victoria office is closed today. Harm reduction drop-in is open 3-10pm. For other office hours please call the numbers listed below. Nanaimo: 250-754-9111 Courtenay/Comox: 250-338-7400 Campbell River: 250-830-0787 Westshore/Langford: 250-940-3605

Red Scarf Awareness Campaign 2019

Monday, July 29, 2019 - 18:32
Red Scarf is a movement bringing community together to raise real awareness and knowledge about the positive advances in HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention.  Red Scarf stands against stigma to improve the lives of those living with, affected by and at risk for HIV/AIDS in our community.  Red scarves...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Services Manager (Temporary) - Victoria

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 13:45
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by 5pm on Tuesday, July 30, 2019.  Work Location:  713 Johnson Street  Hours of Work:  37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday End Date: January 10, 2020 or the return of the incumbent Job Summary: Reporting to the Director of Programs...
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AVI announces launch of new brand and identity

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 11:52
  AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI) announces launch of new brand and identity: changes reflect transition of HIV/AIDS as incurable deadly disease to chronic manageable condition and AVI’s evolution to a broader mandate of HIV, HCV, and harm reduction services and supports. AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI) is...

We're Hiring: Campbell River Manager (Temporary)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 14:52
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by 5pm on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.  Work Location:  1371c Cedar Street Hours of Work:  32.5 hours per week, 6.5 hours per day Monday - Friday End Date: October 4, 2019 or the return of the incumbent Job Summary: Reporting to the...

We're Hiring: Courtenay Manager (Temporary)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 14:51
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by 5pm on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.  Work Location: 355 6th Street, Courtenay Hours of Work: 26 hours per week, 6.5 hours per day Monday - Thursday End Date: October 4, 2019 or the return of the incumbent Job Summary: Reporting to...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Support Worker - Campbell River

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 17:15
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by 5pm on July 14, 2019 Summary of the Position: Grid Level: Grid 34, $24.38/hour Work Location:  AVI Campbell River, 1371c Cedar St Start Date: ASAP Shift Hours and Schedule: 32.5 hours, Monday - Thursday: 8:30am – 4:00pm and...

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 16:21
2nd National HIV Testing Day event hosted at AVI in the Westshore Westshore AVI Health and Community Services and communities across Canada announce the 2nd annual national HIV Testing Day. This year’s event will be held on June 27th, at local testing sites in 70 communities across the country....

We're Hiring: Casual Front Desk Harm Reduction Peer Worker - Victoria

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 14:31
Summary of the Position: Grid Level: 21, $21.48/hour Hours of Work: Variable hours, between 10:00am – 3:00pm on Monday through Friday Work Location: 713 Johnson Street, Victoria Start Date: July 15, 2019 Job Summary: The Front Desk Harm Reduction Peer Worker is the first point of contact for...

We're Hiring: Casual Positive Wellness Program Support Worker - Victoria

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 13:52
Summary of the Position: Grid Level: 34, $24.38/hour Hours of Work: Variable hours on Monday through Friday 10:00 – 3:00 Work Location:  AVI Victoria, 713 Johnson Street Start Date: July 8, 2019 Job Summary: The Support Worker is responsible for the provision and delivery of direct services to...