Gay Men’s Mental Health Resources Now Online

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Cover image of the 2018 Synchronizing our Impact summary report showing blurred multi-coloured lights and the summit logo

This spring, the Gay Men’s Mental Health Alliance (GMSH) hosted “Synchronizing our Impact,” a unique event for people providing mental health care to cis & trans, gay, bi, 2 Spirit, queer and other men who have sex with men.

The …

Mourning the Passing of Robert Bardston

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Image of Robert Bardson playing the cello

Robert Bardson, co-chair of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Black African and Caribbean Network (CHABAC) passed away.earlier this month. Robert was a long-time HIV survivor and a powerful voice describing the challenges of aging with HIV. He was also a talented musician …

OHESI releases new report on HIV testing trends in Ontario

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Image from the HIV testing report over a photograph of a man being tested

OHESI is a group of  agencies that work together to provide timely, relevant, and comprehensive information about the epidemiology of HIV in Ontario. OHESI includes the OHTN, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care, Public Health Ontario and the …

See an Overdose: Call 911

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Graffiti showing a person being carried by a heart

Canada is experiencing a fatal overdose crisis; more than a thousand Ontarians died last year from opioid overdose. Many of these deaths are preventable if medical attention is received quickly, but evidence shows that witnesses to an overdose often do …