Category: Community News

LGBTQ2 projects fund: Call for Proposals

  Women and Gender Equality Canada is inviting: Legally constituted not-for-profit Canadian organizations that work primarily or entirely with LGBTQ2 communities to submit proposals for projects. In exceptional circumstances, and where no such organization that works primarily or entirely with LGBTQ2 communities exist in a given region, community or population, an exception may be granted…. Read more »

Date: June 16, 2022 Time: 12 noon Pacific time Our Health Matters: Indian Trans Men and Transmasculine Health is a mixed-methods community-based participatory research project on the social determinants of transmasculine people’s mental health and access to care in India. In this talk, Dr. Ayden Scheim and Shaman Gupta discuss research gaps in transmasculine health,… Read more »

HIV Basics and Beyond workshop

HIV Basics and Beyond workshop with CATIE and Carrier Sekani Family Services Date: June 8, 2022 Time: 1- 3 PM Pacific time   Audience This course is geared towards frontline service providers who work with people who could benefit from HIV prevention, testing and treatment information (e.g. social workers, nurses, community health workers, peer educators,… Read more »

  The Canadian Drug Policy Coalition (CDPC) is a national coalition located at Simon Fraser University that advocates for drug policies based on principles of public health, human rights, and social inclusion. CDPC promotes drug policies informed by the priorities of communities of people who use drugs, ethical research and knowledge-gathering processes, and First Nations, Inuit,… Read more »

Camp Moomba for kids aged 6-17

YouthCO HIV & HepC Society runs a camp program every year in the spring and summer. Camp Moomba is for children and youth aged 6-17 years old who are living with or affected by HIV. This is a FREE program for families. Dates this summer are from July 17-22, 2022 and it is held on the… Read more »

Job posting: Canada Pavilion Community Consultant

We acknowledge the short turnaround for application; we can’t control timing of submissions for site.  Position Title: Community Consultant, Canada Pavilion Reporting to: Program Manager, Canada Pavilion Location: Virtual, some travel to Montreal may be required (travel costs covered) Level of Effort: This is a temporary, part-time consultancy Contract: Approx. 60-75 hours from May to… Read more »

Jean-François Pagé Clerk of the Committee Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights Sixth Floor, 131 Queen Street House of Commons Ottawa ON K1A 0A6 Canada   May 6th, 2022   Dear Jean-François Pagé, Please find our submission to your Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. With Bill C-5 being referred to your committee… Read more »

Add your voice to the UnACoRN Study

Understanding Affirming Communities, Relationships, & Networks   What’s the UnACoRN Study? Only you know your true sexuality and gender. But sometimes other people will try to influence how you feel, express, or identify. We’re a team of researches who want to hear about the times when your sexual and gender feelings, expressions, or identities are… Read more »

Realize is sending out this call for participation at the 12th Edition of the Disability Networking Zone in the Global Village at the 24th International AIDS Conference July 29–August 2, 2022 in Montréal, Canada. This work is in partnership with South African Medical Research Council (South Africa) School of Therapeutic Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand (South… Read more »

HIV in MOTION Community of Practice

Love it or leave it (in a drawer): what the evidence says about Fitbits and other Wireless Physical Activity Monitors Date: Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Time: 9-11 AM Pacific time We welcome persons living with HIV, community leaders, academics, students, researchers, and practitioners, both clinical and organizations interested in physical activity and exercise. You can… Read more »