Living with HIV and Hepatitis C Co-infection


For more information

For more information about something you read in this booklet, contact CATIE, Canada’s source for up-to-date, unbiased information about HIV and hepatitis C. CATIE offers information for people living with HIV and/or hepatitis C in print, online and by phone in English and in French.

To contact CATIE, you can call our toll-free phone line at 1-800-263-1638. All calls are private and confidential.

More CATIE resources

CATIE’s websites provide information on preventing, treating and living with hepatitis C and/or HIV. includes a series of in‑depth articles. provides a large collection of resources related to HIV and HIV and hepatitis C co-infection. The homepage is a good place to start your search.

Lists of HIV and hepatitis C organizations / provides information about HIV and related services in Canada. A national directory of hepatitis C and related services is available on CATIE’s website.

Managing your health: A guide for people living with HIV

Managing your health includes information on social, treatment-related, health-related and practical issues.

Practical guides for people living with HIV

A Practical Guide to Complementary Therapies
A Practical Guide to HIV Drug Treatment
A Practical Guide to Herbal Therapies
A Practical Guide to Nutrition

CATIE fact sheets

Fact sheets offer in-depth information on HIV, hepatitis C and medications, side effects, natural health products and other health-related issues.

Pre-fix: harm reduction for + users

Pre-fix includes sections about safer drug use, doctor/patient relationships, healthy living and treatment-related issues.

You can have a healthy pregnancy if you are HIV positive

This booklet on healthy pregnancy covers useful topics such as getting pregnant, having a healthy HIV-negative baby and finding support if you are HIV positive.

These and many other relevant resources can be accessed on CATIE’s websites or by calling CATIE at 1‑800-263-1638.