Positive Living Niagara

at 120 Queenston St., Saint Catharines, L2R 2Z3 Canada

Programs & Services Education Services: resources, speakers for workshops, pamphlets, videos, articles about HIV and AIDS and related issues, pre and post test counseling. Support Services: one to one and group support, Client Assistance Program, food bank, vitamins, information, advocacy and referral to medical and other professional/health services. Community Outreach & Prevention: providing support and prevention education to groups in the community who are most at risk of HIV infection, youth, women, men who have sex with men (MSM), injection drug users. Hep C Information: providing information and prevention education about Hepatitis C to individuals and groups in the community. StreetWorks Needle Exchange: mobile van providing syringes/condoms/info/support to people who inject drugs; exchanges clean syringes for used ones. Support Housing: housing units for people with HIV or AIDS. 24 hour staff to assist with all aspects of health care & daily living. Caregiver Support Program: confidential counseling for friends/family & caregivers of people with HIV or AIDS. Friendly Visiting: volunteers visit people with HIV or AIDS in the home, community or medial facility. Fundraising/Special Events: Annual Walk for AIDS, Shaw Fair & Fete, health fairs, community events, Bingo. Volunteer Services: training, support and supervision of volunteers in all program areas


Positive Living Niagara
120 Queenston St.
Saint Catharines , ON L2R 2Z3
Canada
Contact Phone
P: (905) 984-8684 1-800-773-9843
Website
http://www.positivelivingniagara.com

Description

We are a community-based organization made up of dedicated and caring staff and volunteers committed to providing support, education and advocacy in a safe and confidential environment to all who are affected by HIV and AIDS. We provide innovative and proactive approaches to education, a harm-reduction model of prevention and a person-centered focus on support strategies for those affected by HIV. We provide innovative and proactive approaches to education, a harm-reduction model of prevention and a person-centered focus on support strategies for those affected by HIV.

Opening time

  • Mondays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Tuesdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Wednesdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Thursdays: 09:00- 17:00
  • Fridays: 09:00- 17:00

Company Rating

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A reminder that Positive Living will be closed on Friday and Monday. We'll be back in action on Tuesday. Have a safe and happy long weekend! Un rappel que Positive Living sera fermé vendredi et lundi. Nous serons de retour mardi matin. Bon weekend!

Published on 2015-04-02 14:18:36 GMT

Are you going to the Niagara IceDogs game tonight? Be sure to buy a puck for the puck toss - proceeds are going to support our StreetWorks program. A big thanks to the Hepatitis C Care Clinic for including us at the event!

Published on 2015-03-05 17:11:04 GMT

Generated summary (experimental)

We are a community-based organization made up of dedicated, caring, committed individuals.
Staff and volunteers alike provide support, education, and advocacy in a safe and confidential environment for HIV-positive individuals, their families, and their friends.
In 1987, we started the AIDS Committee of Niagara.
We were an advisory committee to the Niagara Regional Public Health Service’s AIDS Program.
We evolved from a committee to a not-for-profit, community-based AIDS service organization (ASO).
Click here to check out our video on how to dispose of syringes safely.
Positive Living Niagara is very proud to be one of Niagara’s first Living Wage Employers.