Please join us in welcoming Ken Miller (he/him) to the Canadian Aids Society as the new Executive Director. Ken Miller has worked in front-line roles in this sector previously. He has experience counselling, coordinating, and managing in the fields of mental health and substance use, homelessness and within indigenous organizations. Some of these roles included coordinating support… Read More »
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, P.C., M.P. Minister of Health Health Canada Sent via email: firstname.lastname@example.org November 17, 2021 Dear Minister Duclos: On behalf of the organizations enumerated above, we write to congratulate you and wish you success as Minister of Health. At this time, our group of community-based and human rights organizations delivering Canada’s… Read More »
Canadian AIDS Society joining forces with Coalition PLUS for International Testing Week Taking place across Canada November 22-28 OTTAWA, November 18, 2021 – Building off our past success of HIV Testing Days/Week, the Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) and steering committee are joining forces for the second edition of the International Testing Week which was initiated… Read More »
Canada-wide group of STBBI and human rights organizations, have identified six key priority issues that must be addressed if Canada is to achieve the public health objectives to which it has committed. We call on each of the political parties to publicly state their positions on these six priority issues, see press release here
CAS AND THE 2021 ELECTION CAS is also happy to provide questions to guide Canada’s HIV organizations and allies on how to engage Canadian political parties on their role in ending HIV in Canada. We have written directly to the parties, you will find our letters and answers and commitments here. We are also in… Read More »
Forty years ago, on June 5, the first cases of AIDS were reported. Click here to view our full statement.
We feel really privileged to be featured in The Site Magazine’s Healed Outcomes, this is an award-winning magazine for architecture and urbanism from Canada
CAS has published a new list of resources for individuals (including specific populations such as people living with HIV, Indigenous communities, and people who use drugs) and non-profit organizations to use during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can view this section by clicking on the COVID-19 button on the menu or by clicking here.
One year later and we are still facing one of the toughest challenges ever faced by humanity since the turn of the 20th century. Many of us still face challenges on a personal or professional level. Please know that there is always help available in each province or territory across Canada, be it with your… Read More »
Taking place across Canada November 23-30 OTTAWA, November 18th, 2020 – Building off the success of the past two HIV Testing Days in 2018 and 2019, the Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) and steering committee are launching a national HIV Testing Week. Thousands of Canadians will hopefully get tested for HIV and other sexually transmitted and… Read More »