What's On


Living with HIV/AIDS?
Check out The HIV/AIDS Community Calendar -
monthly cross-agency calendar of programs and events
for people living with HIV/AIDS (PHAs) in Toronto

Submit an event to What's On:

Looking for emotional support?
Registration is now open for the Buddy Program!


How are we doing? Have your say!
Fill out the ACT Service User Satisfaction Survey!


Volunteer Information Session
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 6:00pm


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


Support groups for people living with HIV


ACT Community Health Forum: HIV & the First 5 Years
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 7:00 - 9:00pm


Totally outRIGHT - Leadership workshops for young gay/bi/queer guys:
Register by October 15, 2014!


GPS: A confidential group for HIV-positive gay men


Wellness and Self Care Group: Body Mapping Weekend Workshop
Friday, October 17 to Saturday, October 18, 2014


Where do we go from here? AIDS Organizing, services, bureaucracy and the state.
Friday October 17 from 10am -6pm


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


FRANK: honest conversations for gay and bi men
Anal Health for Gay and Bi Men
Monday, November 3, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m.


SPUNK! Support group to help you make positive changes
Begins November 13, 2014. Register by November 7!


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


Volunteer Information Session
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 6:00pm


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


JumpStart: A New Beginning to Positive Living
February 3 to 24, 2015


Step by Step: A Support Group for People Living with HIV and Hepatitis C



Looking for emotional support?
Registration is now open for the Buddy Program!



If you are living with HIV, the Buddy Program can match you with a trained volunteer who can provide confidential and friendly support through a series of regular meetings. These meetings can be held at ACT, at your home, or in other locations (ex. coffee shop). The Buddy Program is open to all people living with HIV.

To request a Buddy Volunteer or for more information please contact Andrew Eaton, ACT's Group Programming Coordinator, at 416-340-8484 ext. 283 or by email at aeaton@actoronto.org.






How are we doing? Have your say!
Fill out the ACT Service User Satisfaction Survey!



Have your say! Fill out an anonymous survey online, or come to our 4th floor reception area to complete a paper copy.

The 2014 survey is available to complete here. The survey will be available to complete until November 30, 2014.

For any questions about the Service User Satisfaction Survey please email haveyoursay@actoronto.org



Volunteer Information Session
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 6:00pm



Find out what it takes to be a volunteer with ACT at an upcoming Volunteer Information session!

For more information please contact: Sergio Martinez at smartinez@actoronto.org or call 416-340-8484 ext. 224





Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


We're looking for enthusiastic and nimble fingered volunteers to help us stuff our condom/lube packs. No RSVP or registration required - - just show up!

399 Church Street
Room 220 (2nd Floor)
Refreshments and pizza provided.

Please contact our Gay Men's Outreach Coordinator for more information at 416-340-8484 ext. 254 or check out: http://www.actoronto.org/condomstuffing


Support groups for people living with HIV



We are currently registering participants for both time-limited (10 weeks) and on-going groups.

Living with HIV Group (for Gay Men) - 10 weeks
Living with HIV Group - 10 weeks
Newly Diagnosed Group - 10 weeks
Planning for the Long Term - 10 weeks

For more information please contact our Group Programs Coordinator at 416-340-8484 ext. 283 or at aeaton@actoronto.org.





ACT Community Health Forum: HIV & the First 5 Years
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 7:00 - 9:00pm



For more information please contact Sarah at sschultz@actoronto.org or call 416-340-8484 ext. 219 or visit actoronto.org/forum.






Totally outRIGHT - Leadership workshops for young gay/bi/queer guys:
Register by October 15, 2014!



This program is open to gay/bi/queer guys who want to become community leaders, and learn about sexual health and well-being!

The upcoming series will be held on Saturdays in November (1, 8, 15 and 22). The registration deadline is Wednesday, October 15!

Find out more about Totally outRIGHT at actoronto.org/to.





GPS: A confidential group for HIV-positive gay men



Confidential, once a week for eight weeks, small group meetings of six to eight men facilitated by gay HIV-positive peers.

The Gay Poz Sex (GPS) program takes a sex positive holistic approach and understands sex is about more than where you put your penis.

Be empowered with skills and tools so you get the sex you want and not what you don’t.

For more information contact: Rick Julien & Scott Simpson at 416-340-8484 ext. 277 email them or visit the GPS website.
Monetary compensation for your time will be provided.








Wellness and Self Care Group: Body Mapping Weekend Workshop
Friday, October 17 to Saturday, October 18, 2014



for more information please contact Andrew Eaton, ACT's Group Programming Coordinator, at 416-340-8484 ext. 283 or by email at aeaton@actoronto.org.






Where do we go from here? AIDS Organizing, services, bureaucracy and the state.
Friday October 17 from 10am -6pm









Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


We're looking for enthusiastic and nimble fingered volunteers to help us stuff our condom/lube packs. No RSVP or registration required - - just show up!

399 Church Street
Room 220 (2nd Floor)
Refreshments and pizza provided.

Please contact our Gay Men's Outreach Coordinator for more information at 416-340-8484 ext. 254 or check out: http://www.actoronto.org/condomstuffing


FRANK: honest conversations for gay and bi men
Anal Health for Gay and Bi Men
Monday, November 3, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m.



For more info about FRANK click here, email Rui or call 416-340-8484 ext 264.





SPUNK! Support group to help you make positive changes
Begins November 13, 2014. Register by November 7!



For more information please contact 416-340-8484 ext. 235, email spunk@actoronto.org, or visit actoronto.org/spunk.





Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


We're looking for enthusiastic and nimble fingered volunteers to help us stuff our condom/lube packs. No RSVP or registration required - - just show up!

399 Church Street
Room 220 (2nd Floor)
Refreshments and pizza provided.

Please contact our Gay Men's Outreach Coordinator for more information at 416-340-8484 ext. 254 or check out: http://www.actoronto.org/condomstuffing


Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


We're looking for enthusiastic and nimble fingered volunteers to help us stuff our condom/lube packs. No RSVP or registration required - - just show up!

399 Church Street
Room 220 (2nd Floor)
Refreshments and pizza provided.

Please contact our Gay Men's Outreach Coordinator for more information at 416-340-8484 ext. 254 or check out: http://www.actoronto.org/condomstuffing


Volunteer Information Session
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 6:00pm



Find out what it takes to be a volunteer with ACT at an upcoming Volunteer Information session!

For more information please contact: Sergio Martinez at smartinez@actoronto.org or call 416-340-8484 ext. 224





Condom Stuffing Party:
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.


We're looking for enthusiastic and nimble fingered volunteers to help us stuff our condom/lube packs. No RSVP or registration required - - just show up!

399 Church Street
Room 220 (2nd Floor)
Refreshments and pizza provided.

Please contact our Gay Men's Outreach Coordinator for more information at 416-340-8484 ext. 254 or check out: http://www.actoronto.org/condomstuffing


JumpStart: A New Beginning to Positive Living
February 3 to 24, 2015



for more information please contact Andrew Eaton, ACT's Group Programming Coordinator, at 416-340-8484 ext. 283 or by email at aeaton@actoronto.org.





Step by Step: A Support Group for People Living with HIV and Hepatitis C



For more information please contact Andrew Eaton, ACT Group Programming Coordinator, at 416 340 8484 ext 283 or aeaton@actoronto.org