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Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week

Health For All – Know Your Status

Schedule of events

29 November – 6 December



HIV Community Link: Community Voices for World AIDS Day

Thomsons Restaurant, Hyatt Regency

Friday 30 November, 6.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Sarah Stephens (403-508-2500)


HIV Edmonton: Red Ribbon Ride

Revolution Cycle, 15103 Stony Plain Road

Saturday 1 December, 6.00 – 10.00 p.m.

Contact: Laura Keegan

British Columbia

Pacific AIDS Network: Listing of World AIDS Day Events in B.C.



Nine Circles Community Health Centre: Crimson & Cocktails: A World AIDS Day Mixer

Bailey's Restaurant & Lounge

Thursday 29 November, 5.30 – 8.00 p.m.

Contact: redribbon@ninecircles.ca (204-940-6000)

Nine Circles, Aboriginal Health & Wellness, Two-Spirited People of Manitoba, Ka Ni Kanichihk, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network: Gechinaawan – Make Sure: Test for One, Test for All

Neeginan Centre Rotunda, 181 Higgins Avenue

Monday 3 December, 11.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

Contact: Albert McLeod (204-330-8671)

Nova Scotia


Healing Our Nations: Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Family Fun Day

Seniors Centre, Membertou First Nation

Wednesday 5 December, 1.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Contact: Julie Thomas (902-492-4255)


AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia: World AIDS Day Vigil

Italian Cultural Centre, 2629 Agricola Street

Saturday 1 December, 6.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Contact: Lori O'Brien (902-425-4882 ext. 225)



HIV/AIDS Resources and Community Health (ARCH): World AIDS Day Candlelit Vigil & Potluck

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 161 Norfolk Street

Saturday 1 December, 6.30 p.m.

Contact: Sarah Wilmer (519-763-2255)


The AIDS Network: World AIDS Day Vigil

Christ's Church Cathedral, 252 James Street North

Saturday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: James Diemert (905 528-0854)


Regional HIV/AIDS Connection: World AIDS Day Vigil

Trinity United Church, 76 Doulton Street

Saturday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Adriana Berardini (604-396-3355)


AIDS Committee of Durham Region (ACDR): World AIDS Day in Durham Event

115 Simcoe Street South

Saturday 1 December, 1.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Contact: Mark Hammann (905-576-1445 ext 512 )


AIDS Committee of Ottawa: African, Caribbean and Black Health Zone

Sandy Hill Community Centre, 221 Nelson Street

Monday 26 November, 5.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Contact: Taib Boyce (613-238-5014)

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: HIV 101 For Service Providers Working With People Who Use Drugs

19 Main Street

Tuesday 27 November, 9.30 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.

Contact: Claire (613-238-5014)

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: Power UP Workshop – U=U & PrEP Event

19 Main Street

Wednesday 28 November, 9.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Contact: Cory (613-238-5014)

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: Sober Dance Party

Happy Goat, 35 Laurel Street

Thursday 29 November, 7.00 – 11.00 p.m.

Contact: Bryan (613-238-5014)

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: Youth Friday Funday

19 Main Street

Friday 30 November, 6.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Peter S (613-238-5014)

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: World AIDS Day Flag Raising Ceremony on Parliament Hill

Parliament Hill, Wellington Street

Saturday 1 December, 10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

Contact: Khaled Salam (613-238-5014)

Richmond Hill

AIDS Committee of York Region: World AIDS Day Open House

Unit 203, 10909 Yonge Street

Friday 30 November, 6.30 – 8.30 p.m.

Contact: mkoning@acyr.org (416-553-5650)


Regional HIV/AIDS Connection: Stratford AIDS Vigil

Community of Christ Church, 226 Forman Avenue

Friday 30 November, 7.30 p.m.

Contact: Adriana Berardini (519-434-1601 ext. 254)


Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS): Remembering our History and Building our Future Event

Lisa Marie Gastropub, 638 Queen Street West

Monday 26 November, 6.15 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Christian Hui (416-963-4300 ext 222)

ACT: Together Towards Zero Luncheon

St. Regis Hotel Toronto, 325 Bay Street

Friday 30 November, 11.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.

Contact: Matt O'Donnell (416-340-8484 ext. 257)

Casey House: Voices for World AIDS Day Event

Glenn Gould Studio, CBC building, 250 Front Street West

Saturday 1 December, 8.00 p.m.

Contact: heart@caseyhouse.ca (416-962-4040)


COCQ-SIDA: Listing of World AIDS Day Events in Quebec


La Maison du parc: Voices of Hope Concert

Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul, Sherbrook ouest angle Redpath

Friday 23 November, 7.30 p.m.

Contact: 514-523-6467



Regina World AIDS Day Committee: Free Movie Night – Dallas Buyers Club

Regina Public Library Film Theatre, 2311 12th Avenue

Thursday 22 November, 6.30 p.m.

Contact: Heather Temple (306-766-7629)

Regina World AIDS Day Committee: Journey's of Spirit and Hope – Women's Body Mapping Exhibit

Regina Public Library, 2311 12th Avenue

Tuesday 27 November, 6.30 – 8.30 p.m.

Contact: Jamie Crossman (306-766-6857)

Regina World AIDS Day Committee: World AIDS Day Carnival

Mamaweyatitan Centre, 3355 6th Avenue

Friday 30 November, 11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.

Contact: Heather Temple (306-766-7629)

World AIDS Day Regina Committee: Wear Red Day

Saturday 1 December, 8.00 p.m.

Contact: Heather Temple (306-766-7629)