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Born with HIV, PWV Chair Stephanie Raper, challenges HIV stigma
Stephanie Raper, Chair of Positive Women Victoria shares her story of being born with HIV and today as a young woman, is thriving with HIV. Launched on the 8th National Day of Women Living with HIV on 9 March 2023,…Read More >
Poem ‘Wildflowers’ (edited version) depicts lived experiences of women living with HIV
For 2023, for the International Women’s Day (8/3), and the National Day of Women Living With HIV (9/3), Positive Women Victoria and ViiV Healthcare share an edited version of a performance poem as a collaboration project and speaks to the…Read More >
‘Challenge HIV Stigma’ on the National Day of Women Living with HIV. – 9 March 2023
Women share their stories on how they challenged HIV stigma The National Day of Women Living with HIV occurs annually on 9 March, (the day after International Women’s Day). It is an opportunity to celebrate the lives of women living…Read More >
About Positive Women Victoria
Positive Women Victoria provides peer support, information and advocacy for women who are living with HIV.
For over 30 years, Positive Women Victoria has responded to the changing needs of women living with HIV; recognising the impact gender has on the way women, femmes, cis women, and trans women experience HIV and addressing the specific needs and emerging issues that affect these women.
Positive Women Victoria is funded by the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services to provide health promotion to women in Victoria who are living with HIV.
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