Afro-Canadian Positive Network of BC

Registered Name: Afro-Canadian Positive Network of BC Society

Business Number: 801011719RR0001

Our Mission

To empower, educate, and ensure confidence and a sense of belonging to Afro-Canadians infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.

About Afro-Canadian Positive Network of BC

Since 2009, ACPNET-BC has worked to:

  • Provide computer literacy, education, and occupational skills
  • Strengthen support for all living with HIV/AIDS and their families
  • Empower the community to identify and make use of the available resources and opportunities for self-sustainability
  • De-stigmatize HIV/AIDS by participating in open, non-judgmental and non-discriminatory events
  • Provide moral and emotional support for those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS
  • Recognize different cultural and serivce needs
  • Promote aspirations for personal growth and integration into Canadian society
  • Promote peer counseling to encourage informed decisions that aim to improve quality of life, focusing on a balance between rights and responsibilities
  • Ensure dignity and respect to all with due regard to confidentiality

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