HIV Ireland launched by Minister Leo Varadkar on World AIDS Day
Dec01

HIV Ireland launched by Minister Leo Varadkar on World AIDS Day

HIV Ireland was officially launched on World AIDS Day, 1st December 2015, by the Minister for Health, Mr. Leo Varadkar. The change of name from Dublin AIDS Alliance to HIV Ireland is very much a reflection of the reality for the vast majority of people living with HIV in Ireland today – progression to AIDS is no longer inevitable. Given the significant improvements in medication and treatment over the last twenty years, people who...

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GenerationsHIV.org – the new Digital Quilt
Jun05

GenerationsHIV.org – the new Digital Quilt

GenerationsHIV.org, a new website for films about HIV & AIDS, was launched today.  The founders, Marc Smolowitz and Jörg Fockele, hope that it will become become the most comprehensive video platform on the internet about HIV and AIDS. 5th June every year marks the anniversary of the first time the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention publicly acknowledged the virus in 1981, admitting that a handful of gay men in Los Angeles...

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Book Launch! HIV: “Our Responsibilities”
Jun05

Book Launch! HIV: “Our Responsibilities”

We are very proud to launch our new booklet HIV: Our Responsibilities. A huge thank you to the Dr Aislinn O’Donnell who helped us to put this together most brilliantly. We even have a foreword by President Michael D. Higgins! The launch took place in Dublin Castle at the Gay Health Forum on Friday 6th June 2014. Click here to read it online.   From the introduction: This living document is an invitation to all of us to reflect on...

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New Website Launched
May29

New Website Launched

This website was unveiled on June 6th to coincide with the launch of our new booklet, “Living with HIV”. The main purpose of this site is to provide an online meeting place for Pos Now members all over the country – and indeed from anywhere in the world, including dedicated groups (including private groups), discussion forums on all topics, live chat rooms and much more besides.  We will be accepting registrations...

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