Phase 2 of the campaign aims to harness the awareness about treatments created during Phase 1 and calls on people with HIV not treating to discuss their individual treatment options with their health providers, personal support networks and an HIV specialist.
In the lead up to the recent International AIDS 2014 Conference in Melbourne, The Hon. Peter Dutton MP, Federal Minister for Health launched the Seventh National HIV Strategy 2014-2017. What this means is that from 1 July 2015, people with HIV will be able to get HIV medications dispensed from either a hospital pharmacy, or a community pharmacy.
To help PLHIV navigate the issue of disclosure, HALC and Positive Life NSW are developing a new plain language resource called "Sex and HIV Positive People - Having a Good Time without Getting into Trouble".
The Positive Speakers Bureau DVD features excerpts from 10 of its passionate speakers and it is through hearing their lived experiences and stories that we educate audiences and help to reduce myths and discrimination.
Positive Speakers Bureau plans to use the DVD as a valuable education, health promotion and marketing tool.
To find out more about the Positive Speakers Bureau DVD please follow this link: www.speakers.positivelife.org.au