Archive for December, 2013

Read our Latest Position Statement – PrEP

Saturday, December 21, 2013

“At HIV Community Link, we fully support efforts to enhance medically supervised access to Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis in Canada,” says Susan Cress, Executive Director of HIV Community Link. “We believe all individuals and communities have the right to make informed decisions and access evidence-based, proven technologies to improve individual and public health outcomes.”

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Friday, December 20, 2013

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Supreme Court of Canada Rules Prostitution Laws Unconstitutional Victory for Sex Workers’ Rights Calgary, Alberta – Today the Supreme Court of Canada delivered a landmark unanimous decision (9-0) in the case of Attorney General of Canada v. Terri Jean Bedford, Amy Lebovitch and Valerie Scott. Canada’s highest court has ruled that three provisions of Canada’s […]

December 17th will be the 10th anniversary of The International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers (lovingly nicknamed Red Umbrella Day).  The red umbrella is a symbol of safety for sex workers and was first used for this purpose at a march in Venice in 2002.  Red Umbrella Day was born in Seattle as […]

It never ceases to amaze me the things that will trigger a response to past experiences, even when we think they have been worked through and thought to be buried and packed away neatly into our brains historical archives never to bother us again. For some it can be the smell of apples and cinnamon […]