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Download Press Release (pdf) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week 2015: Leaders unite across Canada with community-based approaches to HIV and AIDS Calgary, AB (November 3, 2015) – The Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN) proudly announces national Aboriginal leadership and their supporters will gather in Calgary, AB on December 1, 2015 to […]
Charlotte encouraging Aboriginal women to get tested for HIV. In honor of our lifegivers please join the journey.
Please consider getting tested for HIV. In honor of our culture join the journey.
Advocating for culturally safe testing, treatment and support resources in our community. In honor of our ancestors be part of the movement.
We are conducting a study to learn more about how HIV and AIDS impact Aboriginal families who are affected and what this means in terms of providing appropriate supports and services. We also want to identify important features and provide Aboriginal-specific recommended solutions toward the development of programmatic intervention models that address and support all […]
This session will promote the Refining the Research Response: , initiate dialogue through an interactive presentation, and connect our target audiences including Aboriginal People Living with HIV/AIDS (APHA) along with community, health service workers and researchers alike to inform a plan to get to zero in Aboriginal communities throughout Canada. Furthermore, our CAHR session will […]
Submitted by Ken Clement Following a hectic schedule of summer events that included a highly successful AGM, Wise Practices and the International AIDS Conference I want to thank the Board and Staff for your dedication and hard work which made the events a memorable one. Congratulations to the Directors who will continue to provide strong […]
By Merv Thomas This has been an exciting summer and with fall in the air, with children back in school and daycare, time seems to have once again sped up as we prepare for Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week in December. This past summer saw an incredible amount of work with numerous conferences and gatherings […]
By Renée Masching, Director of Research & Policy I have to thank a colleague for including the expression “only RIGHTS will fix the Wrongs” in their email tag line. Such a simple and clear message that resonates with the work and specifically the research that we are engaged in at CAAN. Looking back over our […]
Greetings as we welcome in autumn on the 23rd of September. Once again, I am pleased to provide this summary report on key activities within Women’s Leadership; I have strived to make this report as concise as possible, and will only touch on the main points of each activity. Visioning Health II: I begin […]
By Monique Fong National Aboriginal Women’s Leadership Project Tansi/greetings my name is Monique Fong, currently I am the Acting Women’s Leadership Coordinator. I have been involved with this project since the beginning. Years ago, another important Women’s advocate (the late Jocelyn Paul) and I spoke about having a project with CAAN that could speak […]
Patrick Brownlee – Executive Research Assistant Wise Practices V was held in Vancouver, BC this past July on the beautiful unceded territory of the Coast Salish people. After months of planning everyone arrived in Vancouver for the CAAN Skills Building, AGM, and Wise Practices V gathering. The week was filled from start to finish with […]