Category: Community News

Job posting: Community Programs Coordinator

  Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 65,000 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Research Director Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 PM Pacific time Status: Open   Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development. CBRC’s… Read more »

Job posting: Mental Health Research Coordinator

Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 53,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Community Based Research Training Manager Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 PM Pacific time Status: Open   Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development…. Read more »

Job posting: Data Analyst

Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 57,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Social Epidemiologist Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 pm PT Status: Open Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development. CBRC’s core pillars – community-led… Read more »

  Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 53,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Research Manager, 2SLGBTQQIA+ Chronic Health Application Deadline: August 22, 2022, 09:00 AM Pacific time Status: Open Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention… Read more »

  See post on First Nations Health Authority site. Host an Event or Ceremony in your Community on International Overdose Awareness Day   In 2016, BC declared a public health emergency in response to the opioid crisis, or what is now being referred to as the toxic drug supply crisis. A tainted and unpredictable drug… Read more »

  Position Title: Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program – Facilitator and Mentorship Program Coordinator Reports to: Director of Programs Hours: 35 hours per week Terms: Permanent Salary: $27-$28/hr Closing date: Open until filled Bridges for Women Society is looking for a dynamic and skilled woman* to join our team. We are seeking someone passionate about women’s… Read more »

PAN Launches Leadership Course for World Hepatitis Day

  World Hepatitis Day (WHD) is recognized every year on July 28th to bring awareness and encourage global action on the burden of viral hepatitis. The 2022 WHD theme is “I Can’t Wait.”   Explorations in Leadership course There are many ways you can get involved with WHD, including PAN’s new self-guided online course “Explorations… Read more »

Indigenous homelessness study: Indigenous 2SLGBTQIA+

    On August 2, 2022, from 2-3 PM Pacific time, Resilience Planning will be hosting a Discussion Circle for members of the Indigenous 2SLGBTQIA+ community to share their lived experience with homelessness and housing insecurity in BC. An honorarium of $60 (e-transfer or alternate) will be provided to each participant in reciprocity for their… Read more »

Remembering Hesham Ali

  1970-2022   It is with great sadness that we learned of the sudden passing of Hesham Ali. Hesham’s contribution to the BC HIV movement was extensive, volunteering with many organizations over the years including: As a board member of YouthCO As a board member of Positive Living BC As a dedicated long-term volunteer with… Read more »

Invitation to Montréal Community in Colour

On behalf of the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR), Fierté Montréal, and Gilead, you are cordially invited to our community event, “Community in Colour,” at the Théatre de l’Olympia in Montréal, on Tuesday, August 2nd – to celebrate the end of AIDS 2022 and beginning of Pride Week in Montreal.       If… Read more »

Round Table on Community Hep C Screening and Beyond

Date: August 2, 2022 Time: 10 AM Pacific time Join BC Hepatitis Network for our virtual round table on community hep C screening and linking to care! Whether you’ve been doing point-of-care testing for hepatitis C for years, just getting started, or curious and wanting to learn more, join us for a casual virtual discussion… Read more »

Mpox and Pride

  Monkeypox is a rare disease that can spread from person-to-person through close contact including, but not limited to, sexual contact. We have developed a new resource page to support people with information on prevention, advocacy, and resources. In time for Pride, which is celebrated over the BC Day long weekend in the Lower Mainland,… Read more »