• STRATEGIES FOR A GENDER- INCLUSIVE RESPONSE TO COVID-19

    STRATEGIES FOR A GENDER- INCLUSIVE RESPONSE TO COVID-19

    As the HIV Sector continues to work with community partners to respond to the COVID-19 public health emergency, WHAI is committed to supporting the integration of a gendered approach. Our hope is that the context […]

     
  • Sexual Health Resources during COVID-19

    Sexual Health Resources during COVID-19

    As of Tuesday March 24th, York Region Public Health has announced the temporary closure of sexual health clinics in York Region. This is in response to addressing COVID-19 and in ensuring staff and client safety […]

     
  • HARM REDUCTION PROGRAM UPDATE

    HARM REDUCTION PROGRAM UPDATE

     
  • CAYR's COVID-19 RESPONSE

    CAYR’s COVID-19 RESPONSE

    CAYR Community Connections (CAYR) is committed to the ongoing health and safety of our employees, service users, volunteers, and visitors while ensuring programs and service continuity in light of the COVID-19 global pandemic. In the […]

     
  • UPDATE RE: CAYR’S HIV/AIDS PROGRAM SUPPORT

    In the light of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 situation, CAYR Community Connections temporarily closed its physical office as of Tuesday, March 17 until Friday, March 27, 2020. We will post updates as the situation […]

     
  • ANNOUNCEMENT OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TRANSITION

    From the Board of Directors, CAYR Community Connections Dear friends and supporters, After 7 years at the helm of the CAYR Community Connections (previously AIDS Committee of York Region), the Board of Directors, with a […]

     
  • Welcoming 2020 with CAYR!

    Welcoming 2020 with CAYR!

    It is a little difficult for me to believe that 2020 is now something we live in and that 2019 has come to a close; but it has happened and I have to look forward. […]

     
  • Introducing CAYR COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

    Introducing CAYR COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

    Our new name and brand reflects the agency’s range of services and core values The AIDS Committee of York Region is now known as CAYR COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS with the tag line “People Supporting People” to […]

     
  • Red For Change

    Red For Change

    It’s about awareness; It’s about advocacy; It’s about acceptance; It’s about change; We need to change our outlook and ideas. The AIDS Committee of York Region holds an annual #RedforChange campaign to promote awareness and fight the […]

     
  • An “HIV status neutral” paradigm shift

    HIV is not what it used to be. Many people with HIV describe it as a chronic condition and a manageable part of their life. HIV prevention is not what it used to be, either. […]