HIV testing

HIV testing

Deadly desires

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Kate Smith
Publisher: 
Planned Parenthood Manitoba
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides an illustrated, fictional account of a group of intravenous drug users and prostitutes in Winnipeg, designed to teach readers about the importance of safer sex and using clean needles to reduce the risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.D43

HIV testing in pregnancy

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)
Publisher: 
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)
Publication Date: 
2000-2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the importance of HIV testing for pregnant women.

Making it mandatory: should HIV tests be required for pregnant women?

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Tasha Yovetich
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Introduces the debate surrounding manadatory HIV testing for pregnant women. Discusses the development of antiviral therapies and their effect reducing the number of mother-to-child transmissions of HIV.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Blood Ties Four Directions Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Day services

Offers confidential information, counseling and support. Provides a drop in center for HIV positive persons, family and friends. Book and video library, free condoms, confidential needle exchange program and education sessions.

Primary Telephone: 
867-633-2437
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
bloodties@klondiker.com
Fax Number: 
867-633-2447
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-333-2437
Street Address: 
4230F 4th Ave
City: 
Whitehorse
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y1A 1K1

AIDS Support Chatam-Kent

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Forms is a satellite office of AIDS Committee of Windsor. Serves residents affected by HIV/AIDS with support, counselling, financial aid and education.

Primary Telephone: 
519-352-2121
Email Address: 
ask@aidschatham.org
Fax Number: 
519-351-7067
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-265-4858
Street Address: 
200-48 Fifth St
City: 
Chatham
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N7M 4V8
Internal Notes : 
<p>url (http://www.aidswindsor.com/chatham.htm) does not appear valid</p> 08/27/2009/Tanya/RC/ Changed url to redirect to contact info page for AIDS Support Chatham-Kent , it apprears to have been centralized under one web page(http://www.aidswindsor.org/cms/) and organization "AIDS Committee of Windsor". all contact info once found is correct with a new toll free number which I have added

Hassle Free Clinic: Women's Clinic

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Groups Served: 
All women
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Clinical or health care services

Provides reproductive health services for women in a feminist, non-judgemental, non-racist, lesbian-positive manner. Offers anonymous HIV testing, birth control information and methods, birth control pill starts/restarts, IUD counselling and insertions, diaphragm and cervical cap fittings, fertility awareness teaching and training, STI testing, treatment and follow-up, pregnancy testing, counselling, abortion referrals and post-abortion check-ups, Pap tests, breast examinations, other gynecological related appointments with their doctors, individual counselling and support for HIV+ women, sexuality counselling, alternative insemination counselling, presentations to community groups and organizations, displays at community events, needle exchange, emergency contraceptive pills, and general women’s health education and referrals.

Primary Telephone: 
416-922-0566
Fax Number: 
416-922-2018
Street Address: 
2nd Fl 66 Gerrard St E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 1G3

AIDS Vancouver

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Forms an organization that exists to alleviate individual and collective vulnerability to HIV and AIDS through care and support, education, advocacy and research.

Primary Telephone: 
604-893-2201
Secondary Telephone: 
604-893-2222 (Helpline)
Email Address: 
contact@aidsvancouver.org
Fax Number: 
604-893-2211
Street Address: 
1107 Seymour St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6B 5S8
Internal Notes : 
<p>Multiple Email found: "contact@aidsvancouver.org and helpline@aidsvancouver.org"</p>

AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Works to promote and support the health and well being of persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS and to reduce the spread of HIV in Nova Scotia.

Primary Telephone: 
902-425-4882
Secondary Telephone: 
902-429-7922
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
acns@acns.ns.ca
Fax Number: 
902-422-6200
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-566-2437
Street Address: 
326-1657 Barrington St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3J 3A1
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