Resources & Awards:
Have questions about HIV/HCV? Need answers? Below is a list of resources:
CATIE: Canada’s source for HIV and hepatitis C information
ACCHO: African & Caribbean Council on HIV/AIDS in Ontario
GMSH: Gay Men’s Sexual Health Alliance
WHAI: Women & HIV/AIDS Initiative
OAHAS: The Ontario Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Strategy
The Casey Awards 2013 – John Plater
After being infected with HIV and Hepatitis C through Canada’s blood system in the 1980s, John Plater used his tremendous skills to protect thousands of lives by changing the very system that had hurt him, and advocating against stigma and discrimination.
ABOUT THE AWARDS – Created in memory of journalist and renowned social justice activist June Callwood, a founder of Casey House, The Casey Awards annually recognize Canadian individuals or organizations whose pioneering leadership and activism in the fields of HIV/AIDS and social justice carry on Callwood’s passionate life’s work.