World AIDS Day: An Evening of Storytelling
World AIDS Day:
An Evening of Storytelling
In Canada, there is an incredible history of HIV advocacy, activism, and art. On Thursday December 1, Casey House and Women’s Health in Women’s Hands are thrilled to invite you to a special World AIDS Day benefit as we uplift these extraordinary stories. Join us as we give these incredible women their flowers!
An Evening of Storytelling will celebrate and feature eight women who will each share a story about the creative ways they’ve responded to the HIV crisis. It promises to be a special night of storytelling and music in celebration of activists and artists who have made an indelible impact in communities across Canada.
6:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
7:15 p.m. Opening Performance
7:30 p.m. Featured Storytellers
9:00 p.m. Dessert Reception
Help us celebrate our honoured storytellers:
d’bi young anitafrika
Thanks to our incredible group of partners for making this event possible: Women’s Health in Women’s Hands, CIBC Bank, Scotiabank, Bell Canada, LifeLabs, the Canadian Race Relations Foundation and Blue Aardvark Design.
ABOUT Casey House
Casey House is unlike any other hospital. A specialty hospital in Toronto, we provide ground-breaking care to people living with and at risk of HIV. We offer inpatient and outpatient services that meet clients where they are in their individual journeys of health and wellness, and actively dismantle barriers to care and safe living. The humanity of each client is at the heart of everything we do.
ABOUT Women’s Health in Women’s Hands
Women’s Health in Women’s Hands Community Health Centre provides racialized women, trans and non-binary clients from the African, Black, Caribbean, Latin American and South Asian communities in Toronto and surrounding municipalities with culturally safe, relevant, and responsive primary healthcare. We are changemakers engaged in knowledge transfer and exchange, research, capacity building and advocacy within and across multiple systems.