The Ladies Room
Resources for HIV+ women, moms and moms-to-be
AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia
AIDS Committee of Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John’s, NL
AIDS New Brunswick
Positive Women’s Network (PWN)
Oak Tree Clinic
The Women & Family HIV Centre
The Hummingbird Kids Society
Provides support and services to kids living with HIV/AIDS.
British Columbia Persons With AIDS Society (now Positive Living BC)
Healing Our Spirit BC Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Society
Africans in Partnership Against AIDS (APAA)
Women’s Health in Women’s Hands
The Teresa Group
Provides practical assistance and emotional support to kids and families living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Several programs are for new moms.
The Miriam Group
Provides support to families living with or affected by HIV/AIDS.
AIDS Committee of London (now Regional HIV/AIDS Connection)
Nine Circles Community Health Centre
Centre de Ressources et d’Interventions en Santé et Sexualité (CRISS)
Centre for AIDS Services of Montreal(Women)
Through its centre for mothers and children with AIDS, Ste-Justine offers a variety of services, including pediatric care, anonymous HIV testing, pregnancy monitoring and gynecological care.
Les enfants de Béthanie
Provides a range of services and activities, including a summer camp, to kids, teens and families affected by HIV/AIDS.
Pauktuutit Inuit Women’s Association
Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network(CAAN)
This list is not exhaustive. For a listing of 100 community-based AIDS organizations in Canada, go to the Canadian AIDS Society or phone toll-free 1.800.499.1986.
HOTLINES & WEBSITES
Motherisk HIV Helpline
toll-free (national): 1.888.246.5840
Click on the “HIV & HIV treatment” section for confidential access to info for pregnant women. Among other gems, the website offers a list of centres in Canada that provide pediatric HIV care.
A website serving the needs of kids and families living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Chat rooms, games, links and more. A program of The Teresa Group.
toll-free: 1.888.442.KIDS (5437)
Free camp programs for kids living with HIV/AIDS.
WORLD (Women Organized to Respond to Life-Threatening Diseases)
UNIFEM (United Nations Development Fund for Women) Gender and HIV Web Portal