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We’ve rebranded! The AIDS Network is now Positive Health Network! Read more here.

Support Services

Positive Health Network offers support services to people living with, affected by and vulnerable to HIV infection to people living in Hamilton, Halton, Haldimand, Norfolk, and Brant. Our support workers offer client-centred support and case-management, referrals to other services such as housing and employment training. Our support team also offers practical assistance programs such as food security programs, and social support programs.

If you want to know more about registering to become a client of Positive Health Network or are seeking more information about our support services, get in touch with one of our support workers today!

  • Individual, family and group counselling for people living with HIV, affected and allies
  • Support for people with HIV, affected and allies
  • Practical services including transportation for medical appointments
  • Food security assistance
  • Complementary therapies (accessible in Hamilton)
  • Monthly support group
  • Linking to local community agencies and resources

Practical Support for Individuals living with HIV

  • An emergency food bank
  • health promotion programs
  • Transportation support to medical appointments
  • Support groups
  • Prison outreach support
  • Referrals (ie to housing agencies or employment training)
  • Complimentary therapies

Individualized One-on-One Supports

Trained counselors provide Client Centered support to:

  • Individuals living with HIV or AIDS
  • Individuals affected by HIV or AIDS
  • Individuals who are at-risk for HIV infection

Appointments are available in person, at various locations, or via the phone.

Group Social Support Activities

Positive Health Network hosts numerous social support activities throughout the year. Get in touch with our support team to find out more about upcoming social support activities.

Kelly Ratray

Support Worker

Work: 905-317-5583
Cell: 905-528-0854

Richard Rivera

Halton Support and Community Development Worker

Work: 519-754-0777

Neha Gutkar

Youth Risk Reduction Worker

Work: 519-754-0777
Cell: 226-388-3559