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Thank You

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014

A big THANK YOU to everyone who purchased daisies in support of our annual Spring for Life fundraiser. This year we partnered with a group of University of Lethbridge students who...

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HIV / AIDS

Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention?

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014

Here is an interesting read. Please note that the vaginal ring will NOT currently prevent HIV transmission, and may be years away from approval....

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Hepatitis C

Hep C Life Outside the Human Host

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014

Hepatitis C is spread through the blood, and it can live for up to six weeks outside of a human host! Read the link below for more information:...

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Youth

Hey There Chlamydia

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014

Chlamydia, in case you don’t know, is a sexually transmitted infection – or an STI – and STI are on the rise in Alberta. Here’s a cool video about one...

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Recent Posts

Thank You

Thank You

Mar 17, 2014

A big THANK YOU to everyone who purchased daisies in support of our annual Spring for Life fundraiser. This year we partnered with a group of University of Lethbridge students who will be going to Malawi in May to do some work with Aaron Maluwa, our guest speaker for World AIDS Day. A portion of the proceeds raised from our campaign are being donated to the...

Exciting New Job Opportunities!

Exciting New Job Opportunities!

Feb 27, 2014

We currently have two exciting opportunities available: Program Coordinator and Bookkeeper.  Please read below. Program Coordinator This new part-time position (21 hours/week) requires a compassionate, non-judgmental professional to support the programs of the Lethbridge HIV Connection Society. Programs will include group facilitation but will focus on outreach...

New Dates: Spring for Life 2014!

New Dates: Spring for Life 2014!

Feb 12, 2014

Spring is just around the corner – we hope – and with it comes our annual fundraiser: Spring for Life. For the low price of $5.00 you can purchase a bouquet of 5 vibrant Gerbera daisies. You can pre-order by now by clicking on the link below and completing the order form. Once finished, you can email your order to the office at...

Crack Pipe Vending Machinces

Crack Pipe Vending Machinces

Feb 10, 2014

Vancouver’s Portland Hotel Society has done it again, they have led the way with an exciting new harm reduction initiative. This time they are selling crack pipes (glass stems) from vending machines for the nominal price of $0.25 each as a way to make safer inhalation supplies more accessible. For those who support harm reduction, the practice of...