African, Caribbean & Black Canadian HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
HIV Edmonton is pleased to announce our participation in African, Caribbean and Black Canada HIV/AIDS Awareness Day event to be held on ACB HIV/AIDS Awareness day on February 7.
African, Caribbean & Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day helps raise awareness of HIV and contributes to addresssing HIV- related stigma in Canada's ACB communities.
HIV Edmonton is excited to celebrate African Caribbean and Black Canadian HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with you! This day helps to raise awareness and contribute to addressing HIV-related stigma in Canada’s African, Caribbean, Black communities. To celebrate this day, we are offering an afternoon of ceremony, food, and knowledge sharing!
Join us Sunday, February 7th from 2-5pm on Zoom to discuss ways of strengthening HIV/STBBI capacities of ACB people to prevent HIV infections, improve health outcomes related to STBBIs and end HIV related stigma in ACB communities. We will also be holding a pre workshop HIV Basics presentation from 1 pm to 2 pm to talk about HIV and STBBI prevention, testing, treatment as well as stigma, and discrimination and the role it plays in the lives of ACB people. Feel free to send this invitation to anyone in your network who may be interested.
Although we're meeting online, we'd love to share a meal with you! We're offering Skip the Dishes gift cards for registered attendees of the event. Our ACB HIV/AIDS Awareness Day event will also be streamed on Facebook Live, but we encourage you to register to enjoy food and participate in group discussions.