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Who We Are

Positive Women’s Network is Canada’s longest-running HIV organization for women. We provide support, education, and resources for women living with HIV in British Columbia and for health and social service providers across the country.

For women with HIV, we offer support and advocacy as well as HIV education, health promotion resources, and community connections. We are trans-inclusive and child-friendly.

For people working in health care, social services, or education, we provide education and resources on HIV health and advocacy issues.

What We Do

HIV diagnosis will bring change to your life, but with advances in care, it’s a corner, not an end. Many women have found strength and hope through our services. Wherever you are in British Columbia, we can help. Here’s some info if you’re wondering who to call to get you started.

From the Blog

October 17, 2014

Peer Support Training Hits the Road

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  by Janet Madsen  |  @janet_madsen Providing peer support can be emotionally demanding, as HIV certainly has its challenges. Peer Support training helps women discover their strengths and understand how to have healthy peer relationships. We’ve been offering level 1 and 2 Peer Support training to women in the Lower Mainland for a number of […]

October 10, 2014

The carnival was in town

by Erin Seatter | @erinlynds Hoopla, a women’s health carnival, debuted yesterday in Vancouver. Organized by Positive Women’s Network, in partnership with Options for Sexual Health and Women Against Violence Against Women, the carnival provided an opportunity for service providers involved in supporting different aspects of women’s health to come together, connect, and share. Health […]