Supporting people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in Nova Scotia

ACNS Campaigns

Resilience Story 5

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014

When I first started working at a community-based HIV/AIDS organization, I really had no idea what I was setting myself up for. I completed a student placement and really considered...

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ACNS News

+Positive Dispatch

Posted by on Oct 31, 2012

+Positive Dispatch Four times a year, ACNS publishes +Positive Dispatch, our quarterly newsletter. The purpose of +Positive Dispatchis to provide information of interest to our...

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Fund Development

Thank you Salon Resource Group – HairCARES 2013

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014

Thank you to the Salon Resource Group for helping us this past holiday season! The Head Shoppe, Vitality Medi Spa, Vibe and HDC-Hair Design Centre sold Babe Red Hair Extensions...

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Volunteer

Volunteer With Us

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012

Volunteer With Us ACNS offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities including administrative, fund development and awareness events, PHA (People living with HIV/AIDS) services...

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Recent Posts

Resilience Story 5

When I first started working at a community-based HIV/AIDS organization, I really had no idea what I was setting myself up for. I completed a student placement and really considered it a done deal when finished, but after working with so many individuals who were vulnerable and marginalized…something clicked inside of me and I came so very close to feeling...

Resilience: Our Stories

Resilience: Our Stories

Resiliency Within the HIV Community through Mental Health Strategies In 2013, the AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia began a project entitled “Resiliency Within the HIV Community through Mental Health Strategies”. Through partially implementing the project during the 2013 Nova Scotia HIV/AIDS Knowledge Exchange and Health Promotion Forum, the AIDS Coalition was...