HIV Testing: Everything you need to know

This resource is based on Canada’s HIV test counselling guidelines and provides comprehensive information on: What HIV is and how it is transmitted Ways to prevent HIV The benefits of getting tested for HIV Things to consider when deciding if and when to get tested...

PEP: Preventing HIV after a potential exposure

This client brochure is for HIV-negative people who may have an unintended exposure to HIV and need information about post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) as an emergency HIV prevention option. It answers commonly asked questions about PEP and contains key messages on when...

The Positive Side (Spring 2020): Stigma, Sex and Safety

Health and wellness magazine for people living with HIV. In this issue: positive trans women; the overdose crisis; CATIE’s U=U campaign; viral load blips; the Victoria Cool Aid Society; Q&A on CBD; designer and activist Juan Saavedra.

A practical guide to a healthy body for people living with HIV

A comprehensive guide to long-term health for people living with HIV. It offers practical information on bone health, brain health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, hormone changes, kidney health, liver health, and how to manage multiple conditions. Revised...

What works: What you need to know if you have HIV and inject drugs

This booklet contains easy-to-understand messages about how to take care of your health if you have HIV and inject drugs. Complete with practical tips, this resource is a great starting point for people who use drugs who have questions about HIV treatment, preventing...

HIV and aging

This booklet is for people 50 or older who are living with HIV, as well as their partners, family members and caregivers. It looks at some of the issues that older adults living with HIV might face and recommends ways to stay healthy—physically, mentally, emotionally...

The Positive Side (Spring 2019): Freedom Fighter

Health and wellness magazine for people living with HIV. In this issue: profile of LGBTQ activist Gareth Henry; Indigenous healing; anal cancer; advice from poz women; leadership training for people living with HIV; Q&A on diet and HIV; the inspiring story of...

Curing hepatitis C: What you need to know

This client booklet is for all people who have been diagnosed with hepatitis C. It provides simple and essential information on hepatitis C treatment and cure. It includes information on the high cure rates, the benefits of being cured, what to expect during treatment...

Curing hepatitis C: What you need to know if you use drugs

This client booklet is for people who use drugs and have been diagnosed with hepatitis C. It contains basic information on  the high cure rates, the benefits of being cured, what to expect during treatment, testing tips for people with bad veins, preventing overdose...