PosNow Sabbatical
Jan03

PosNow Sabbatical

Positive Now will be taking a sabbatical through the first six months of 2017 from our regular workload to review and reform as an organisation. We will be relaunching at Dublin Pride 2017. If you have an urgent enquiry, please contact HIV Ireland...

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In Loving Memory of Luke Tierney
Dec19

In Loving Memory of Luke Tierney

Luke Tierney spent six years working with us at Positively Irish Against AIDS, better know as PIAA, from 1990 – 1996. He was a trustee at the beginning, helping to get the organization off the ground and then moved on to become head of the client services team. For all of us at PIAA, Luke was considered the heart of the organization. Luke’s incredible ability was his empathy with everyone that walked through PIAA’s door- no...

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Community Theatre Project exploring HIV disclosure, stigma, and empowerment at The Abbey Theatre
Nov17

Community Theatre Project exploring HIV disclosure, stigma, and empowerment at The Abbey Theatre

The Abbey Theatre’s Community and Education Department are inviting people living with HIV to participate in a number of talking sessions and drama workshops around the themes of stigma, disclosure, and empowerment. The results of this research and conversation will later be shaped into a live performance and then performed in The Abbey Theatre, the National Theatre of Ireland. This free community project is being facilitated by...

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Living with HIV and happy to share your story?
Jun14

Living with HIV and happy to share your story?

Southpaw Pictures are in development with RTE2 to make a once-off 52-minute documentary about HIV in Ireland. RTE particularly want to hear about the real experiences of people living with HIV, issues and challenges and stigma they may have encountered at different points. NB: each interviewee has the option to remain totally anonymous and be represented on camera using an actor and actor’s voice, so full confidentiality is...

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GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016
Jun09

GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016

GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016 Saturday 11th June 2016 12-6pm Outhouse, Capel St. Dublin 1. A day long festival of learning, meeting new people, sharing ideas and stories of how we can look after our mental health. Sometimes life can be tough; why not take some time, in a relaxed atmosphere to mind yourself? The GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL takes place over the three floors of Outhouse and is COMPLETELY FREE: Food workshops and demonstrations with the...

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Are You a Father Living With a Diagnosis of HIV+?
Apr04

Are You a Father Living With a Diagnosis of HIV+?

Queen’s University Belfast and Positive Now are interested in hearing about your experiences as part of a research project exploring what it is like to be a father living with HIV in Ireland. Taking part would involve a short, confidential interview with a researcher from Queen’s University at a location that suits you. If you are interested in participating please contact Lysander Preston (lysander@positivenow.ie) who will provide...

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