News & Blog

You are invited to our AGM

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 11:21
Join us for our 2019 AGM   Featuring Dr. Charlotte Loppie A Social Determinants Model of HIV among Indigenous People Dr. Charlotte Loppie (of Mik’maq and Acadian ancestry) is a Professor in the School of Public Health and Social Policy and Acting Director of the Social Dimensions of Health Program...

We're Hiring: Casual Westshore Social Worker

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 16:42
Summary of the Position Grid Level: Grid 38, $27.29/hour Work Location: 111-2787 Jacklin Rd, Langford Hours of Work: Variable shifts on: Monday 12:30 -7pm, Tuesday 9-am-9pm, Thursday 730am-5:30pm, Friday 9am-5pm Start Date: ASAP Job Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Manager of Community...

We're Hiring: Health Promotion Educator (Men's Wellness Program)

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 16:23
Summary of the Position: Grid Level:  31, $23.33/hour Work Location: 713 Johnson Street Hours of Work: 22.5 hours/ week, 3 days a week: exact days and times to be determined Start Date: ASAP To Appy: please submit your Resume and Cover Letter to by 5:00pm on Thursday, October 31, 2019...

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

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 15:55
Summary of the Position: Grid Level: Grid 34, $24.38/hour Work Location: 713 Johnson Street Hours of Work: Variable hours that range between 8:30 – 4:00 Monday through Thursday and 10:45 – 3:15 Friday through Sunday. Start Date: ASAP To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi....

We're Hiring: Casual ICM Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 15:54
Summary of the Position: Grid Level: Grid 35, $25.14/hour Work Location: 713 Johnson Street Hours of Work: Monday through Sunday - variable hours between 8am – 9pm Start Date: ASAP To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to by 5pm on September 26, 2019 Job Summary: The ICM...

Register for our upcoming MWP Peer Leadership Program

Monday, August 26, 2019 - 12:46
Are you a gay, bi, queer, pan, two-spirit or other man who has sex with men? Our community includes trans men, cis men, two-spirit & non-binary people.  Are you interested in health, wellness, communication, community, resilience and capacity building? Do you want to be part of building...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Peer Educator - Campbell River

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 19:02
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to by 5pm on Thursday, September 5, 2019.  Wage: $21.48/ hour Work Location: AVI Campbell River, 1371c Cedar Street Hours of Work: 20 hours a week Schedule: Monday 11:00 – 6:00, Tuesday 11:00 – 6:00 and Wednesday 10:30 – 6:00 Start...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Counsellor - Victoria

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 18:56
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to by 5pm on Thursday, September 5, 2019.  Wage: $27.29/ hour Work Location: AVI Victoria, 713 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 1M8 Hours of Work:  37.5 hours/ week – Monday through Friday, hours are negotiable Start Date: September...

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...