STOP HIV Outreach Team - Three Bridges Community Health Centre

Provides comprehensive HIV prevention services, flexible testing, care and treatment, housing, public health follow-up and education to target vulnerable populations including:

  • LGBTQ2S (lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender, queers/questioning and two-spirited)

  • Youth

  • Indigenous people

  • Immigrants and refugee communities

  • People with mental health and/or substance use issues

STOP services offered include:

  • Outreach services

  • Nursing support

  • Social Work support

  • Physician/NP support for PrEP and PEP (HIV pre-exposure prophylaxisnd post-exposure prophylaxis)

  • Peer support (in partnership with Positive Living BC)

The team's key functions and role include:

  • HIV, STI and hepatitis testing through oartnerships in community settings

  • Special events and high risk venues

  • Engagement in HIV care and treatment including outreach, short-term intensive case management, treatment access and connection to care

  • Public health follow-up in collaboration with VCH Communicable Diseases Control Team to provide counselling and referral services, and to identify others vulnerable to HIV

  • Education and capacity building through HIV education, training and resource support to enhance existing health and social services

Three Bridges Community Health Centre

1128 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC
V6Z 2L4
Phone: (604) 838-1331
Fax: (604) 297-9672
Email: stophivaids@vch.ca