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Organization: PARN - Your Community AIDS Resource Network  
Phone Numbers: 705-749-9110
Toll-Free: 1-800-361-2895
Fax: 705-749-6310
159 King St Ste 302
Peterborough, ON
K9J 2R8
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Executives: Kim Dolan - Executive Director
Service Description: A community-based agency providing support and health promotion for people HIV-infected and HIV-affected. PARN provides education for people at risk for HIV and awareness of HIV/AIDS issues to the broader community.

PARN services include:
  • Individual counseling, peer support and practical help in meeting the needs of people infected and affected (friends, partner, family) by HIV/AIDS.
  • Opportunities for people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS to meet together and share information about HIV related issues.
  • Informative workshops and education programs delivered in the community on topics which include Harm Reduction, Heterosexism/Homophobia, Gender and Sex, Women, and Youth.
  • Weekly on-site clinic services through partnership with the Positive Care Clinic, Lakeridge Health Corporation.
  • Prevention – events, training and workshops.
  • On-site food bank cupboard for people who access PARN services
  • Free education materials and an extensive learning resource centre which features a large collection of HIV/AIDS information open to the general public, including books, videotapes and files.
  • Harm Reduction and Needle Exchange Program available on site.

In partnership with Positive Care Clinic Lakeridge Health, HIV and Hep C Clinic services including testing, treatment and care with onsite HIV nurses, social workers, dietician pharmacist and access to infectious disease specialists.

Eligibility - Population(s) Served: An individual must have or be at risk for HIV/AIDS. People living with or affected by HIV/AIDS.
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Peterborough (County of)  
See Also: Diseases and Conditions Support Groups

This information was last completely updated on August 29, 2018

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Updated August 29, 2018
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