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Moving Forward with Supervised Injection Sites

Dr Mark Tyndall's presentation moving forward with safe injection sites

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 12:46
Thank you to all who came to our AGM at the beginning of November. It was a great success with over 100 people in attendance. For those who weren't able to be there Dr. Mark Tyndall gave a presentation titled Moving Forward with Supervised Injection Sites. Busting the Myths. He has generously...
World AIDS Day 2016

World AIDS Day & Aboriginal AIDS Awareness events

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 11:32
  VICTORIA   Nov 28th to Dec 6th: “We Are Here” Storyboard Art Installation Now in its fifth 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...

Be Involved. Become an AVI Board Member!

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 09:00
We are looking for passionate, dedicated and committed Board Members to help us achieve our vision on Vancouver Island. Our vision, at AIDS Vancouver Island, is of a world free of HIV and hepatitis C. Until that time, we work to support and educate those who are infected and affected by HIV and...

Job Opportunity: Gay Men’s Wellness Program Coordinator

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 09:00
POSITION TITLE: Coordinator, Gay Men’s Wellness Program Program Coordinator 1 – GRID 10, $21.13/hr start. (BCGEU) Hours and days per week are negotiable up to 37.5 per week. This position could be based out of Victoria, Nanaimo, or elsewhere on Vancouver Island.  Travel will be required. Contract...

POSITION FILLED: Support Worker/Medical Administrative Assistant (Nanaimo)

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 09:00
POSITION IS NOW FILLED: Thanks to all who applied. We're hiring an AVI Health Centre Nanaimo Support Worker / Medical Administrative Assistant. Regular Part time (22.5 hours per week) BCGEU Community Subsector The AVI Health Centre team provides Opioid Replacement Treatment and a weekly HIV...

Job Opportunity: Harm Reduction Support Worker (Full-time)

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 10:00
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Support Worker (in Victoria) CATEGORY: Regular/Full-time DEPARTMENT: 713 Outreach Team, Harm Reduction Services SUPERVISOR: Harm Reduction Services Coordinator WAGE RATE: Grid 10 (starting $21.13/hr) HOURS: 37.5 hours/week; Mon & Tues 10am-6pm; Wed, Thurs &...

Job Opportunity: Harm Reduction Support Worker (Casual)

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 09:00
JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION: Harm Reduction Support Worker (in Victoria) CATEGORY: Casual DEPARTMENT: 713 Outreach Team, Harm Reduction Services SUPERVISON: Harm Reduction Services Coordinator WAGES: Grid 10 (starting $21.13/hr) HOURS: various- must have flexible schedule to accommodate a variety of...

AIDS Vancouver Island Celebrates 30 years!

Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 10:45