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Updates from the Toronto HIV/AIDS Network
for the Week of October 12 - 18
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Community Resources

The OHTN is pleased to announce the release of the last two fact sheets of the 2018-19 OCHART Snapshot series from the Ontario Community HIV and AIDS Reporting Tool (OCHART): Ontario’s Linkage to HIV Care, and Ontario’s HIV Support Services

These fact sheets replace the larger View from the Front Lines annual reports from previous years to provide key activity data in a more accessible and engaging format.

Employment Opportunities

Casey House is seeking a Senior Manager, Finance.

Application Deadline: October 29, 2021.
The Ontario HIV Treatment Network is seeking a Senior lead, communications and KTE.

Application Deadline: Until filled.
Realize is looking for a Program Assistant

Application Deadline: Until filled.

Volunteer Opportunities

Let's Stop AIDS is  seeking a  Communications Manager.

Application Deadline: November 3, 2021
PWA is  seeking Board of Director and Committee Members.

Application Deadline: November 8, 2021

Community Programming

Check out CATIE's upcoming online programs!

Peer navigation for Indigenous women in HIV and hepatitis C care
October 27, 2021, 1 to 2:30 p.m. EDT

Additionally, check out CATIE's Indigenous Centred Approach to Harm Reduction resource.

*NEW* HIV and Hepatitis C Testing Course
November 8 to December 10, 2021.

Surveys & Studies

The Canadian Coalition to Reform HIV Criminalization (CCRHC) has launched a community consultation regarding proposed Criminal Code reforms to limit HIV criminalization.
This consultation will take place between August 23 – October 22, 2021 via an online survey.

Additional consultations will be led by community-based organizations. If you would like to organize a consultation in or with your community, contact us here:
Please share this information among your networks!

For more information, please contact India Annamanthadoo, Policy Analyst, HIV Legal Network  at 

The Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP) is undertaking two national needs assessments for capacity building of social and health care providers who serve LGBTQ+ South Asian, Middle Eastern, and Indo-Caribbean people. This project is funded by the Women and Gender Equality Canada. 
The two national needs assessments: 
  • Service Provider Survey: eligible participants are social and health care providers. The survey is available in English and French. 
  • Service User survey: eligible Participants are South Asian, Middle Eastern, or Indo-Caribbean LGBTQ+ people who are residing in Canada and are 18 years old or older. The survey is available in English, French, Hindi, Tamil, Arabic, and Farsi. 
For more information or inquiries, please contact:  
Do you work in HIV or hepatitis C? Take a short, five-minute survey to offer your feedback on CATIE’s resources and services.

You could win a $250 Canadian Tire gift card!

COVID-19 Resources

Information about COVID-19 and People living with HIV
COVID-19 continues to affect the operations of our city and our daily lives. Here are some quick links to fact sheets and websites that we think are helpful to have at your fingertips.

Vaccination Policies

Get your Ontario Vaccine Receipt

COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Employers: Establishing a Vaccination Policy for Your Workplace

FAQ for Employers of Health Care Workers and Office Staff

Province of Ontario enforcement protocols and vaccine certificate


City Immunization Clinics

Getting an Additional Dose if You Received a Vaccine Outside of Ontario/Canada

City of Toronto Vaccine Webpage

City of Toronto Vaccination Dashboard

Vaccinated Against COVID-19? What does it mean to me?

COVD-19 vaccine Fact Sheet for seniors

COVID-19 and People living with HIV Fact Sheet


COVID-19 Testing Information

Shopper's Drug Mart Locations providing rapid COVID-19 Tests

Any resources you access that you'd like to see added? Let us know.
THN's (ASOs) Calendar of Upcoming Events
Monthly recurring ASOs programming is available on the calendar of events (taking COVID-19 impact into consideration).

Have something you'd like included? Check our guidelines and submission information.

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