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We're Hiring! Harm Reduction Support Worker ~ Courtenay/Campbell River 

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 09:06
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Support Worker (HIV and BBD Prevention & Harm Reduction) – Part-time and Casual  DEPARTMENT: Health Promotion and Community Development; Courtenay and Campbell River  SUPERVISIOR: Manager; Courtenay and Campbell River  BARGAINING UNIT: Health Services &...

PREP TALK: HIV Prevention Worth Talking About

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 11:11
The Men’s Wellness Program (AVI) and Vancouver Island PWA (VPWAS) present PREP TALK: HIV Prevention Worth Talking About Join us for a FREE discussion including Q&A on Pre Exposure Prophylaxis (also know as PrEP) for HIV with Dr. Mark Hull from the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS  When:...

Mens'capes 2017 Presentation Highlights

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:02
  We are pleased to announce some highlights for this year's Men'scapes Conference. We only have a few spots left so make sure to register at http://bit.ly/MenscapesVanIsle if you would like to attend.    Self-Care through Mindful Living: Nurturing the Mind, Body and Soul Facilitators: Yavhel...

Job Posting: Harm Reduction Support Worker

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 10:49
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Support Worker  SCHEDULE: Regular/Full-Time (37.5 hours/week; Sunday-Thursday, 1-9pm)  DEPARTMENT: 713 Outreach Team, Harm Reduction Services  SUPERVISOR: Director of Programs  WAGE RATE: Grid 10 (starting $21.13/hr) ...

Come "Vogue" with us Feb 9th... for a good cause!

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 10:16
In conjunction with the Victoria Film Festival’s screening of the documentary “Strike a Pose” local Victorian's have come together to present “Strike a Pose Dance Party”, a fundraising event to celebrate the courage, creativity and passion of the underground dance scene during the AIDS crisis....

Nanaimo Comedy Fundraiser to help prevent overdose deaths

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:50
Mid Island Comedy at the Corner Lounge will be presenting a marathon night of stand up to support the AVI Health Centre’s local programs that help to prevent overdose deaths in Nanaimo. 100% of all proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the take-home Naloxone program facilitated by the AVI Health...

Call for Abstracts: Men’scapes is looking for presentations on self-care/self-love

Friday, January 13, 2017 - 10:56
Men’scapes is a conference  exploring the lives of gay/bi/queer/questioning men (cis, trans, non-binary two spirit).This year the theme is self-care and self-love and we are looking for individuals who would like to provide workshops, presentations or panels. Topics can range from subjects such as...

Job Posting: Counsellor/Casual ( DEADLINE EXTENDED - Applicants needed for Campbell River )

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 12:07
POSITION TITLE: Counsellor - Casual  DEPARTMENT: Positive Wellness Program/Harm Reduction Services  Campbell River  SUPERVISOR: Manager, Courtenay and Campbell River offices  BARGAINING UNIT: Health Services & Support Community Subsector Association  CLASSIFICATION: GRID 10 ...

Job Posting: North Island Youth Peer Outreach Worker 

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 15:04
POSITION TITLE: North Island Youth Peer Outreach Worker Courtenay/Campbell River- Part time, 15 hrs per week  DEPARTMENT: Health Promotion and Community Development  SUPERVISIOR: Manager, Courtenay Regional offices.  BARGAINING UNIT: Health Services & Support Community Subsector Association ...

Job Posting: Harm Reduction Support Worker

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 08:07
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Support Worker  SCHEDULE: 1) Regular/Full-Time (37.5 hours/week; Sunday-Thursday, 1-9pm)  DEPARTMENT: 713 Outreach Team, Harm Reduction Services  SUPERVISOR: Harm Reduction Services Manager  WAGE RATE: Grid 10 (starting $21.13/hr) ...