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Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention


Description
COVID19 Contact for details on in-person service changes and enhanced safety measures; call 416-831-9729 or email e.akan-essien@black-cap.com for support and information

HIV/AIDS education, prevention and support, including information on HIV and STI (sexually transmitted infections) risk, sexual health and healthy relationships, and harm reduction
  • community-based prevention programs for youth, women, and gay, bisexual, queer, questioning, trans and other men who have sex with men (MSM)
  • community workshops, forums, outreach, training for professionals and organizations, and culturally specific materials
  • volunteer opportunities

Support Programs
Counselling and support for Black people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS, including referrals and follow-up, as well as child care and emergency financial assistance for eligible clients
  • practical assistance
  • home and hospital visits
  • treatment, support groups
  • housing and employment support
  • youth program

Settlement Program
Counselling and support, needs assessment, outreach and prevention for Black, African and Caribbean immigrants and refugees, including LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) individuals
  • orientation
  • information and referrals to community services
  • assistance in accessing services
  • assistance in finding a doctor and living with treatment
  • assistance with immigration system
  • form and documentation completion
  • housing and employment help
  • interpretation and translation
  • social opportunities and networking

Member agency of Toronto Drop-in Network (TDIN)
Eligibility
Youth and adults 16 years and older in the Black, African and Caribbean communities, including immigrants and refugees

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area
Application Process
Intake appointment and assessment required, contact for details, or visit website for information and support group schedule
Office
416-977-9955
Fax
416-977-7664
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@black-cap.com
Mailing Address
20 Victoria St
4th Floor
Toronto, ON, M5C 2N8
Canada
Languages
English, French, Interpretation available for African and Caribbean languages, call for details
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible - call ahead
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
May 6, 2022
Address
20 Victoria St, 4th Floor
Toronto, ON, M5C 2N8
Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention Site Location: Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention;
Cross street: Yonge St and King St E

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, after hours by appointment; harm reduction drop-in, 1st and 3rd Wed of each month, 6 pm-8 pm - contact for details
Service Area(s)
  • Durham Region
  • Halton Region
  • Peel Region
  • Toronto
  • York Region