Municipal Leaders get tested for hep C on North Vancouver Island

Six councilors and a mayor. In one day. Amazing. The pictures and press articles tell this wonderful story! First it was an MP, then 13 MLAs, now it's spreading to BC's municipal leaders. Congratulations to Jeanette Reinhardt, Sarah Sullivan, Leanne Wingert, Leanne Cunningham, and others at AIDS Vancouver Island - and to their partner Public Health, Courtenay. They challenged the mayors and city councilors of northern Vancouver Island towns (Courtenay, Com...

World Hepatitis Day 2015 Victoria, BC

WORLD HEPATITIS DAY 2015 in VICTORIA, BC CANADA - July 28, 2015 A number of local groups including AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI), Vancouver Island Persons with AIDS Society (VIPWAS), SOLID, as well as HepCBC, commemorated this day with both an afternoon of speeches, a march to Parliament Building, and educational exhibits. In the evening, the Parliament Building was lit up in red and yellow for the first time, and there was an open microphone for people to