Positive21

Aims.

Gay and bisexual men of all ages with HIV are:

  • better able to cope with the impact of having HIV;
  • are more knowledgeable about HIV and HIV treatments;
  • are more knowledgeable about HIV services;
  • less isolated.

Objectives:

  • To provide a place of safety to facilitate a peer support group for HIV + gay and bisexual men of all ages, who are facing the challenges of HIV/ AIDS.
  • To offer peer support to those recently diagnosed with HIV and those who are at later stages of their life following their diagnosis.
  • To provide guest speakers from the various service providers such as NHS organisations that will increase knowledge on HIV and HIV treatments.
  • To provide guest speakers from welfare rights organisations that will increase knowledge on welfare rights.
  • To provide guest speakers from HIV organisations that will increase knowledge on HIV services in London.
  • To provide an opportunity to meet a diverse range of people from different cultural backgrounds.
  • To encourage open discussion where people can speak freely about their life changing experiences in a non-judgmental and confidential setting.
  • To give people the opportunity to share their concerns and anxieties, develop coping strategies and build self-confidence in order to enhance their life.
  • To encourage people to form friendships and create a support network.
  • To enable people to explore solutions to isolation & loneliness.
Services provided for: 
Bisexual Men
Disabled People
People Over 50
Gay Men
Men
Young People
Other
Key areas of work: 
Advice/Information
Advocacy
Befriending/1:1
Counselling
Drop-in Service
Education
Gender
Health Care
Helpline
Mental Health
Self-help/Support Group
Sexual Health
Social Group
Training
Volunteering
Area of operation
Greater London
City
Contact details
07549 430465
Address: 
Shorditch
19 Tabernacle Gardens
E2 7NT London
Phone: 07549 430465
Meeting times: 
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Opening hours (if applicable): 
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