Event gallery: It’s a LOCK with Tiffany & Co. and CANFAR Legacy 2.0

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On September 15, 2022, Tiffany & Co. graciously hosted an incredible soirée at the brand’s flagship Bloor Street location for our Legacy 2.0 Toronto chapter. The occasion marked the launch of Tiffany & Co.’s new unisex LOCK collection as well as toasted to the spirit of cinema and celebration of the arts in Toronto. And […]

Recap: CANFAR at the International AIDS Conference #AIDS2022

IAC at Palais des Congres

The 24th International AIDS Conference, AIDS 2022, hosted at the Palais des Congrès in Montréal, was an overwhelmingly positive experience for CANFAR. We shared many incredible moments with members of the extended CANFAR family as well as the global HIV/AIDS community. We were moved by the reception to CANFAR’s youth awareness resource, Sexfluent, which directly […]

CANFAR Re-Launches Legacy 2.0 Chapter in Ottawa

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CANFAR expands its social network to go further in raising awareness and preventing HIV in Canada among at-risk youth ages 15-29. OTTAWA, ON – On December 1st, 2021, World AIDS Day, CANFAR re-launched its Ottawa Chapter of the Legacy 2.0 Group. Canada’s IN Magazine spotlights CANFAR’s expanding efforts to grow support of national initiatives aimed […]

Welcome to Sexfluent! CANFAR’s New Youth-Focused HIV & Sexual Empowerment Platform

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We are excited to officially launch, CANFAR’s new youth-driven platform aimed at preventing HIV and empowering youth to take ownership of their sexual health. CANFAR is dedicated to ending Canada’s HIV epidemic and for more than 28 years, we have been leading Canada’s only national youth HIV awareness program. We know that the needs […]

CANFAR Publishes Findings from its 2019 National Youth Survey

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Currently, there is no up-to-date national data on Canadian youth’s sexual health, mental health, and substance use experiences, as well as HIV attitudes. At the end of 2019, CANFAR conducted a national online survey to hundreds of youth across Canada as part of a landscape assessment for our national youth HIV awareness program. We collected […]

Voices for World AIDS Day 2020

Voices for World AIDS Day

Voices for World AIDS Day is Canada’s largest HIV collaborative initiative marking ​World AIDS Day and AIDS Awareness Week. Each year leading up to December 1st, we unite the voices of diverse individuals and community organizations across Canada to remember those we have lost to AIDS and to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS issues. This year’s […]

Connection in a Time of COVID-19


Connection in a Time of COVID-19 Living through COVID-19 has been challenging for everyone across the globe. To help us spread messages of support from our family to yours, we recently connected with our National Ambassadors and asked them to share their experiences living through the pandemic. Check out the moments of connection for powerful insights on managing mental health, […]