Group Health Centre

Site: Sault Ste Marie - McNabb St

Service: HIV/AIDS Resource Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers confidential supportive counselling to individuals diagnosed with HIV/AIDS 
  • Offers support services related to safe sex practices, disclosure, case management, treatment and health information, practical assistance, coming out issues, gender identity and healthy sexual relationships  
  • Provides assistance with issues concerning advocacy, housing and legal matters 
  • Facilitates educational presentations, workshops, information sessions and conferences on HIV/AIDS and other health related issues  
  • Provides information on safer sex, harm reduction, youth issues, anti-homophobia and heterosexism, agency promotion to schools, community agencies, individuals, workplace environment and the general public 
  • Offers financial assistance for people facing hardships associated with HIV and AIDS  
  • Assists with nutritional requirements and access to medical appointments
 
Offers the following programs: 
  • Healthy Sexuality and Healthy Choices 
  • Support Services for People Living With HIV/AIDS and family members 
  • Ontario TELEMEDICINE Services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Any individual infected, affected or at risk of/by HIV/AIDS and related health issues
Application Self referral
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-5690
Fax 705-945-9341
Website www.ghc.on.ca
Site Location Basement - East Wing
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 240 McNabb St
Sault Ste Marie, ON P6B 1Y5
 
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Mailing Address c/o HARP 
Group Health Centre 
240 McNabb St 
Sault Ste Marie, ON P6B 1Y5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2004
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada ; Donations ; Foundation - AIDS Network