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CHIVA Conference and Family Conference are less than a month away

The 16th Annual CHIVA Conference will take place on Friday 20th May 2022, at Friends House, London & online.This is our conference for professionals and this year we have an… Read More

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New education toolkit to empower students to become the generation that ends HIV stigma

A new toolkit developed by young people living with HIV will enable teachers to educate young people with the facts about HIV in an engaging way and inspire them to… Read More

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FREEDOM 2 BE CAMP 2022 ANNOUNCED

The dates for CHIVA’s 2022 Freedom 2 Be (F2B) residential camp have now been announced, and applications are open. This year camp will take place from Tuesday 2nd – Saturday… Read More

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CHIVA YOUTH COMMITTEE RECRUITMENT

EXCITING NEWS! The CHIVA Youth Committee (CYC) is recruiting and we are looking for more young people living with HIV aged 12-18 from the UK and Ireland to join our group!… Read More

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Short film in British Sign Language is set to raise awareness of HIV among young people

Short film in British Sign Language is set to raise awareness of HIV among young people  A short film written and co-directed by young people who have grown up living… Read More

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People who were born with HIV now have a safe space to record their life stories to be included in the social history of HIV

People who were born with HIV now have a safe space to record their life stories to be included in the social history of HIV  The life stories of people… Read More

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CHIVA responds to the Government’s new HIV Action Plan

CHIVA  welcomes the Government’s new HIV Action Plan published today which commits to investing over £23 million in HIV services. This is good progress but in order to reach… Read More

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CHIVA CONFERENCES 2022 – SAVE THE DATE!

The 16th Annual Conference will take place on Friday 20th May 2022 at Friends House, London & online.  The CHIVA family conference is also returning and will be on Saturday… Read More

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Long-acting injectable treatments for people living with HIV

Long-acting injectable treatment will be available for some people living with HIV. NICE (the public body which makes decisions about what treatments can be offered on the NHS) published guidance… Read More

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Opportunity to join the CHIVA Trustee board

The Trustee Board: Trustees are jointly responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of CHIVA, its financial controls, and overseeing the delivery of the organisation’s aims and objectives. The… Read More

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CHIVA Conference 2021

We are delighted with how our annual conference on Friday 3rd September went! Our first Hybrid conference – with some joining us in London and others online. The programme is still… Read More

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Freedom 2 Be 2021

We ran three F2B support camps at the start of August. Each camp was 3 nights long and created a safe space for young people living with HIV to connect,… Read More

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Job Opportunities

Applications have now closed. … Read More

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Freedom 2 Be 2021

We are pleased to be taking registrations of interest for our annual Freedom 2 Be residential camp for children and young people living with HIV. We will be working at all… Read More

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ANNUAL CHIVA CONFERENCE 2021

Registration and Abstract Submission for the 15th Annual CHIVA conference are now open!… Read More

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New CHIVA Membership

CHIVA has a new approach to membership making our membership more widely available and more affordable.  Find out more… Read More

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Young People’s Survey Evaluation report  

New CHIVA report on the Impact of the national lockdown on young people with HIV accessing CHIVA support services.  Find out more… Read More

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How It’s A Sin Helped me talk to my mum about HIV

As young people growing up with HIV, we weren’t always around to really see the aids crisis. After watching #ItsASin with my mum I thought I would ask her what… Read More

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ArcHIVe Podcast launched 

The ArcHIVe is a podcast created by a group of young people who have grown up in the UK living with HIV. It shares their thoughts, ideas, hopes and shared dreams. Read More

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A Spotlight on: The Work Edition 

‘A Spotlight on: the work edition’ focuses on people with HIV working in different areas. You’ll hear from people working in IT, healthcare, sports, hospitality, the arts and more. All… Read More

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CHIVA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2020

On 15th October 2020 we ran our 14th CHIVA Annual Conference virtually. … Read More

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CHIVA FAMILY CONFERENCE 2020

Very sadly due to COVID-19 we were unable to have a families conference as planned in 2020. Read More

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SUPPORT CAMP

From 3-7th August 2020 we ran our annual support camp. This year, due to the ongoing pandemic, we ran this as a virtual camp. Watch videos created exclusively for camp. Read More

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BLACK LIVES MATTER

We stand in solidarity with all who are striving to ensure that the urgent call from the Black Lives Matter movement to address racism is met with clear action from… Read More

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BSL & subtitled version of our film Life Growing Up Launch

We’re very pleased to provide this inclusive version for the deaf community, to enable access to the information, stories and experiences of young people living with HIV. Find out more… Read More

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CHARITY FILM AWARDS

We are very proud that Life Growing Up was awarded winner in the Longform Under £5million Turnover Category at the Charity Film Awards in April 2020. The Charity Film Awards celebrates the… Read More

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THE MISSING LINK: HIV and Mental Health 

The Missing Link: HIV and Mental Health Report commissioned and published by the All Party Parliamentary Group on HIV/AIDS was launched on 4th March 2020.  We at CHIVA were delighted to… Read More

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