PYO: Programs and Services

Weekly Social Support
Every Thursday, the PYO Lounge (4th floor, 399 Church Street) will be open from 2 - 5pm to young people living with HIV to gather for social support activities.

Weekly Discussion Group
Every Thursday, the PYO Lounge will be open from 6 - 8pm to young people living with HIV for a structured peer discussion support group.

Community Learning Series
Every 2nd Tuesday of the month, PYO will offer a learning workshop series called “PYO Presents” from 6 - 8pm for young people living with, affected by, or concerned about HIV. Topics covered in the workshop series will include: living with HIV, HIV treatment, nutrition, HIV disclosure, harm reduction, health and sexuality, relationships, and employment – all from a resilience perspective.

Peer Support
We offer peer support by appointment and on a drop-in basis.

Connecting you to Services
We help connect young people living with HIV to other services both at ACT, and at other agencies.

Leadership Development
We provide opportunities that build leadership skills among young people living with HIV.

Community Outreach
We provide information on HIV, and sexual health to young people and we go out to the places where they hang out.