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We're Hiring: Casual SAFER Outreach Support Workers

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 12:45
Summary Positions: Casual SAFER Outreach Support Worker – Victoria Work Locations: 713 Johnson and outreach / in community and when determined the publicly accessible location, Victoria, BC. Hours of Work: Varied shifts Monday through Sunday between the hours of 10:00 – 3:00 Start Date: ASAP To...

Expression of Interest – South Island Community Overdose Response Network (SICORN)

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 10:35
Expression of Interest – SICORN Project Summary Over the last few years, the South Island Community Overdose Response Network (SICORN) has offered a space for people most impacted by overdoses, including drug users, family members of drug users, and overdose responders – including peers. SICORN is...
Currently, alerts are issued within the community to warn about contaminated drugs and inconsistent drug potency. We would like to interview you and learn how to improve these alerts and make them more relevant and accessible to the GBLTQ2S community

Research Participants Needed (GBLTQ2S)

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 09:11
Research Participants Needed If you: Are 16 years of age or older Identify as GBLTQ2S Use illicit drugs Speak, read and understand English Then we would like to interview you! Currently, alerts are issued within the community to warn about contaminated drugs and inconsistent drug potency. We would...

Call for proposals: Menscapes 7th Annual Conference

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 09:48
Menscapes 7th Annual Conference This will be the 7th annual recurrence of the Menscapes conference, put on by the Men’s Wellness Program at AVI Health and Community Services. Menscapes is a mini-conference on health and wellness topics for gay, bi, queer men (cis, trans, and two spirit) and those...
Gest tested for STI's in 2021

Get tested in 2021

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 11:52
Keep calm and get tested this year. Current places to access testing & PrEP in Victoria are: AVI Westshore Clinic (#111-2787 Jacklin Rd) Call 250-940-3605 Island Sexual Health (#101-3960 Quadra St) Call 250-592-3479 Victoria Health Unit STI Clinic (1947 Cook St) Call 250-388-2225 Cool Aid...

We're Hiring: Casual SAFER Outreach Support Worker – Victoria

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 17:55
Position Summary: Work Locations: 713 Johnson and outreach / in community and when determined the publicly accessible location, Victoria, BC. Hours of Work: Varied shifts Monday through Sunday between the hours of 10:00 – 3:00 Start Date: ASAP End Date: March 31, 2021 To Apply: Please submit your...

We're Hiring: Casual SAFER Outreach Nurse (RN, LPN or RPN’s) – Victoria

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 17:51
Summary Positions: Work Locations: 713 Johnson and outreach / in community and when determined the publicly accessible location, Victoria, BC. Hours of Work: Casual – Varied hours on Monday through Sunday, 4 – 6 hours a day Start Date: ASAP End Date: March 31, 2021 To Apply: Please submit your...

We're Hiring: Systems Navigator - Westshore

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 17:45
Summary of the Position: Grid Level:  38, $27.84/hour Work Location: 111-2787 Jacklin Rd Hours of Work: 4 weekdays a week, specific days and times will be determined with the successful candidate Start Date: ASAP End Date: March 31, 2021 To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@...

HOLIDAY HOURS 2020

Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 12:38
Victoria  Please note the office is closed but there is harm reduction counselling available at 713 Johnson Street from 9-5pm. Contact 250-889-5203 for outreach and phone support. Nanaimo Call 250-754-9111 for holiday hours Courtenay/Comox Dec 24 9am-4pm Dec 25 Closed Jan 1 Closed Call 250-338-7400...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 16:38
Summary of the Positions: Grid Level:  34, $25.40/hour Work Location: Comfort Inn, Victoria, BC Hours of Work: Position 1: Saturday through Monday, 11:45 – 4:45, (15 hours/week) Position 2: 4:15 – 9:15, 5 hours for 4 days per week (20 hours/week) Position 3: 4:15 – 9:15, 5 hours for 3 days per...