Category Archives: peer support

Online Connec+: New Group for People Living with HIV in BC

┬áPositive Living BC has launched a new online peer support group called Online Connec+ for people living with HIV (PLHIV). Online Connec+ will provide HIV education, support and community referrals to people throughout the province who might otherwise be unable … Continue reading

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Love on Wheels: A Poetry Workshop Discusses Sexuality and Disability

Sexuality and disability. Beauty and beastliness. These are some of the topics to be covered at Love on Wheels, a free poetry workshop led by Mexican poet Ekiwah Adler-Belendez on October 20th from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Blusson Spinal Cord … Continue reading

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New ME/CFS & FM Support Group

Starting October 31, 2012 A support group has begun for people living with ME/CFS (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) and FM (Fibromyalgia). The main focus of the group is for members to support each other through acceptance, compassion and understanding, around … Continue reading

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