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Includes information on laws related to HIV/AIDs testing, and privacy laws as they apply to HIV/AIDs information.

Some indicators of legal issues

What the clients may say:

  • "I just found out that I'm HIV positive. I don't know what to do or who to tell."
  • "I was tested for HIV without my knowledge."
  • "My partner plans to tell people that I have HIV."
  • "The public health unit has made an order against me because I'm HIV positive."
  • "I am HIV positive and wondering if I have to tell my sexual partners."

Legal Services and Information

Records for HIV/AIDS
Title Description
AIDS Committee of Ottawa Appointment is strongly encouragedHuman immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) individual and group support.Provides: community education risk reduction education treatment information liaison with organizations and…
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Social Services and Information

Ottawa Social Services