Auckland Boxing Day BBQ
Friday 26th December
Point Chevalier Beach BBQ Area
Body Positive held a festive BBQ for members and their partners (or a support person) on Boxing Day at Point Chevalier Beach.
Auckland Members Christmas Party
Body Positive would like to thank everyone who attended the Auckland Members Christmas party on Friday 12th December at Body Positive House.
It was a fantastic turnout and even though the weather wasn’t great, everybody had a very merry time.
Wellington Members Christmas Party
Body Positive would like to thank everyone who attended the Wellington Members Christmas party on Saturday 6th December at Shorland Park. It was a great day with fantastic weather.
World AIDS Day 2014
Body Positive and the Wellness Fund would like to thank all the volunteers who helped with the collections during World AIDS Day 2014.
It is only with this help and support that the Wellness Fund is able to continue to assist those in need who are living with HIV/AIDS through the following year.
Get help to Stop Smoking
Take the 31 day stop smoking challenge
People who quit will be supported with daily emails, texts, online blogging and a new dedicated smartphone App.
Auckland District Health Board intend to hold five stopping smoking groups around the district, one every evening from Monday to Friday. The groups are free, run by professional stopping smoking specialists, take one hour and last for seven weeks.
HIV Treatments Update 2014
A One Day Seminar in HIV Medicine and Treatments Information
Friday 26th September 2014
Body Positive hosted the fifth annual HIV Treatments Update Seminar on Friday 26th September at Auckland Hospital.
The seminar was open to Health Professionals, Community Workers and Positive People and was free of charge.
Programme & Speaker Info
Body Positive would like to thank all contributors to the seminar as well as event sponsors who made the day possible:
Gilead, Janssen, GSK, Abbvie and ViiV Healthcare.
International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
Sunday 18th May 2014
The oldest tradition against HIV / AIDS held annually around New Zealand and across the world
2.30pm - Te Papa
Te Marae, Level 4, 55 Cable St
2.30pm - Knox Church
107 Pomona St, Georgetown
6pm - St Matthews in the City
Cnr Hobson & Wellesley St
7pm - Celebrating Age Centre
30 Victoria St
6pm - NZAF South Te Toka
253 Cashel Street
2014 HIV+ Men's Retreat
21st to 23rd March 2014
The 2014 HIV+ Men’s Retreat was held on Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd March, at Vaughan Park in Long Bay just north of Auckland.
The aim of the retreat is provide the opportunity to meet with other HIV positive men, provide opportunities to develop a support network, to create a safe and supportive environment for HIV positive men to discuss and share information, and to take time out - to facilitate rest, recreation and to revitalise yourself.
2014 Auckland Pride Parade
Saturday 22nd February 2014
Body Positive would like to extend a big thank you to all the volunteers who helped with and participated in the Auckland Pride Parade on the Body Positive Float on Saturday 22nd February. It was a fantastic parade and everyone looked great.
Dallas Buyers Club
Tuesday 18th February
6.30pm (Movie starts at 7.30pm)
Academy Cinema, Auckland
Waitangi Day Auckland Harbour Cruise
Thursday 6th February