Ageism is a persistent problem that cuts across many of the important issues of our time, and the world’s response to HIV and AIDS is no exception! FACTS: One in four people diagnosed with HIV in Canada is 50 or older. In many communities (in Canada, the US and Western Europe), the majority of […]
This position is supported by Service Canada’s Summer Jobs Program and is an 8 week position starting July 9, 2018. Application deadline is Monday June 25th, 2018 at 5:00 pm ET. Applications from people living with HIV are particularly welcome. The Service Canada Summer Jobs Program is intended to create summer job opportunities for young people […]
Nancy Mayo, Professor, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University; Kenneth Poon, Health Promotion Worker, Asian Community AIDS Services; Poz Youth in Transition Program, AIDS Committee of Durham Region Nancy Mayo Professor, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University Dr. Mayo’s contribution to HIV started in 2012 when she teamed up with Drs. Fellows and Brouillette from McGill University, […]
Cocktail Reception: 20th Anniversary and Award for Excellence Presentation Friday June 15, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital Toronto, ON, Canada Please RSVP for the reception separately from the Forum Click here to register for the reception
4th International Forum on HIV and Rehabilitation Research & Intersectoral Policy Dialogue Register here Translating Evidence on HIV, Aging and Rehabilitation Interventions into Practice: Advancing Research, Practice and Policy for Healthy Aging Saturday June 16, 2018, 8:00am-5:00pm Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital Toronto, ON, Canada
By Executive Director, Tammy C. Yates “Transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all” is the theme for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) 2017; a day commemorated across the globe today. This theme focuses on the enabling conditions for the transformative changes towards inclusive society for persons with disabilities, as envisaged in […]
By Executive Director, Tammy C. Yates Traditionally, for my statement to mark World AIDS Day, I tend to remain singularly focused on the theme selected globally, or nationally, to raise awareness about the particular issue, or topic that needs to be highlighted. Traditionally, I focus on the contribution that Realize is making in the response […]
Realize YouTube News launches with a quick look at HIV and mental health in Canada. How do we address the challenges? Click here to watch our very first YouTube News video, with comments from some of the speakers and participants at our 2017 Forum And watch for more YouTube News from Realize!
Thank you for being an ally in the critical work Realize has done over the years in pioneering new ways to improve the daily lives of people living with HIV and other episodic disabilities. Since 1998, we have been a leader and a catalyst for improved access to rehabilitation services, including mental health supports. […]
Our new Annual Report is now available to download.