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BRIGSTOWE AUTUMN NEWSLETTER 2018

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Brigstowe’s Autumn Newsletter looks back on a jam-packed Summer, looks forward to what we have going on over the next few months, as well as updates, articles and HIV info. Give it a read! Brigstowe Autumn Newsletter 2018

Brigstowe Expand Peer Support Service

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We have delivering Peer Support to people living with HIV for over three years. We started a pilot project in January 2015 and by July 2016 had been awarded Big Lottery Reaching Communities grant to continue, and develop this service. Since it’s inception, over 80 people living with HIV have received the service and a Read More

HIV Stigma & Discrimination in Bristol: A Survey

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Brigstowe are developing services to educate and raise awareness of HIV. We believe that this is essential to improving the experiences of people living with HIV. To do this in the best way possible, we need your help! We have designed a short questionnaire to research where instances of discrimination occur in Bristol. It should Read More

Moving My HIV Care

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Above: Brigstowe volunteer, Pete Clasby Goodbye Bloomsbury, hello Southmead – moving my HIV care I’ve done it, after 17 years I have ended one of the longest and happiest relationships of my life. I have moved my HIV care from London to Bristol. At first, this probably seems like a simple, practical decision but I Read More

Women and HIV – an interview with Mary

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  When were you diagnose and how did you feel at the time? 2009 I was just about to turn 31 and it was really bizarre circumstances, everyone’s got a story, mine’s just as unique as a anyone else’s. My husband was diagnosed first so I guess at that point I pretty much knew but Read More

BRIGSTOWE ANNUAL REPORT 2016 – 17

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Last year, 2016 – 17 was quite a year for Brigstowe. We supported 180 clients across all service, we launched our Positive Voices Service and we rebranded.   Read our full Annual Report here: BG521 – Brigstowe Annual Report 2017_email

BRIGSTOWE WINTER NEWSLETTER

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Hello! Welcome to Brigstowe’s Winter Newsletter. This is another bumper edition filled with HIV info, PrEP trial updates, World AIDS Day reviews and updates on blood donation legislation. And that’s not even everything. Happy reading :).   December2017Newsletter