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Safer Needle Use: Using Tip #1 - General Info

Publication type: 
Brochure / Leaflet / Pamphlet / Information Sheet
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Pages: 
2
Collections: 
Summary: 
One of a series of three pamphlets with information about safer needle use. This pamphlet includes: info on how to prevent infection; how to clean your rigs; and a list of ""Do's"" and ""Don'ts"".
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

Men's Briefs Summer 2003

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
Craig Barron (Ed.)
Agency: 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
2003-07
Pages: 
24
Collections: 
Summary: 
This issue of the newsletter published by the Men's Wellness Program at AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI) includes: a response to a letter criticizing the info given about hemorrhoids and fisting in the Spring 2003 issue; MaleBox answers a question about Viagra; NewsWire has news about same-sex marriage in British Columbia, HIV in Amsterdam, HIV drug resistance testing; a health focus on crystal meth; a list of resource contact info for youth; info about the men@peers project; around town lists queer events and groups happening in and around Victoria; info about the opening of Gayway in Vancouver; info about events organized by the Men's Wellness Program.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

AIDS Vancouver Island Annual Report 1996-1997

Publication type: 
Annual Report
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
1997
Pages: 
16
Collections: 
Summary: 
AIDS Vancouver Island's annual report for 1996-1997 includes: a message from the Chair of the Board; a message from the Executive Director; info about education services, client services and street outreach services; info about resource development; an auditor's report and financial statements; a list of the Board of Director's and Staff; photos; and contact information for AVI offices.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

Safer Needle Use: Using Tip #2 - Getting your shot ready

Publication type: 
Brochure / Leaflet / Pamphlet / Information Sheet
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Pages: 
2
Collections: 
Summary: 
One of a series of three pamphlets with information about safer needle use. This pamphlet includes info: on prepping the dope; mixing the shot; cooking; filtering; and drawing up.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

Safe Needle Disposal Toolkit

Publication type: 
Training / Education Manual
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Sponsor: 
United Way of Victoria; Downtown Victoria Business Association
Collections: 
Summary: 
The Safe Needle Disposal Toolkit document includes: info about needle use in Victoria; options for disposing of needles; pictures and explanations for the items included in the kit including a picture of a needle disposal box and a sharps container; a list of some of the situations where a person might be accidentally poked by a needle; a list of some of the risks associated with used needles; descriptions of tetanus, staphylococcus aureus, HIV/AIDS, and hepatitis; a list of unsafe ways to dispose of needles and a list of safe ways to dispose of needles; when to call for help and what to do is you get poked by a needle; a list of resources.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

AIDS Vancouver Island Annual Report 2004-2005

Publication type: 
Annual Report
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
2005
Pages: 
12
Collections: 
Summary: 
AIDS Vancouver Island's annual report for 2004-2005 includes: a message from the Chair of the Board; a message from the Executive Director; info about the Positive Wellness Programs in Victoria and Nanaimo; info about Street Outreach Services (SOS); info about Health Promotion and Community Development programs; info about Volunteer Services; a list of funders, sponsors, donors and supporters; financial reports; an acknowledgement of the founding members of AVI; contact information for AVI offices.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

AIDS Vancouver Island Annual Report 2006-2007

Publication type: 
Annual Report
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
2007
Pages: 
10
Collections: 
Summary: 
AIDS Vancouver Island's annual report for 2006-07 includes: a message from the Chair of the Board; a statement of AVI's commitment to AIDS work; a message from the Executive Director; info about the Positive Wellness Program, Street Outreach Services, harm reduction services, and Health Promotion and Community Development programs; info about Volunteer Services; donor acknowledgements; financial statements.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

AIDS Vancouver Island Annual Report 2007-2008

Publication type: 
Annual Report
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
2008
Pages: 
18
Collections: 
Summary: 
AIDS Vancouver Island's annual report for 2007-2008 includes: a list of Board Members; a message from the Chair of the Board; a message from the Executive Director; info about Prevention and Health Promotion at AVI (includes photo); info about food security at AVI; info about Support Services and Harm Reduction at AVI; info about Client and Community Engagement; info about Fund Development and the Access Health Centre Project; a list of supporters, funders, sponsors and event partners; financial statements.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

AIDS Vancouver Island Strategic Plan 2009-2012

Publication type: 
Policy Paper / Action Plan
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Sponsor: 
Centre for Sustainability Social Services Partners in Organizational Development grant
Date: 
2008
Pages: 
13
Collections: 
Summary: 
AIDS Vancouver Island's (AVI) strategic plan includes: an introduction describing the goals and process for developing the plan; statements of the mission, vision and values of AVI; an outline six strategic issues that AVI will focus from 2009-2012 and a list of specific goals related to each issue; contact info for AVI offices.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

The AVI Update - Summer 2005

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI)
Date: 
2005-07
Pages: 
4
Collections: 
Summary: 
A quarterly newsletter produced by the Victoria chapter of AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI). This issue includes: info about the Artists for AIDS fundraiser event; a list of AVI staff changes; updates from the AVI offices in Nanaimo and Courtenay; info about Thrifty Foods Smile Cards; an introduction to the new Men's Wellness Program coordinator, Captain Snowdon; a note from James Boxhall the manager of Volunteer Services; a thank you to volunteers in Victoria.
Keywords: 
AIDS service organization (ASO); harm reduction; HIV/AIDS

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