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World Pride - 2014

World Pride 2014 Toronto (WP14TO), presented by Pride Toronto, is ten days of queer celebration that will turn streets into parades, parks into parties, and strangers into friends. Come out and meet people from around the world. This will be an international celebration incorporating activism, education, and the history and culture of global LGBTTIQQ2SA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer/Questioning, 2 Spirited, Allies) communities. WP14TO also celebrates the diversity and dynamism of Toronto.

For list of events submitted by HIV-related organizations please see below. Also see World Pride Affiliated Events, including a THN umbrella event: Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programming.

For all World Pride programming visit the World Pride 2014 Calendar.

Happy World Pride!

Events (in chronological order, updated May 30)

Monday June 16

Event:
Sex, Rights and the Law in Ontario - a panel discussion presented by ARCH Disability Law Centre and the HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO).
Registration:
Required - email / telephone / TTY information on flyer
Time:
2 pm to 5 pm
Location:
The 519 Church Street Community Centre, 519 Church Street

Wednesday June 18

Event:
Africans in Partnership Against AIDS (APAA) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
1 pm
Location:
APAA, 526 Richmond Street East (at Parliament Street)

Friday June 20

Event:
Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
9 am to 5 pm
Location:
PWA, 200 Gerrard Street East (at Sherbourne), 2nd Floor

Monday June 23

Event:
Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
10 am to 6 pm
Location:
PWA, 200 Gerrard Street East (at Sherbourne), 2nd Floor
Event:
Casey House Tour and opportunity to view Casey House's redevelopment plan for the future of HIV / AIDS Care.
Registration:
Not required; for advance tour arrangements contact tross@caseyhouse.on.ca
Time:
10 am to 5 pm
Location:
Casey House, 9 Huntley Street (at Isabella Street, just east of Sherbourne Street)
Event:
Alliance For South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
11 am to 3 pm
Location:
ASAAP, Suite 315 - 120 Carlton Street (at Jarvis Street)

Tuesday June 24

Event:
Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
10 am to 6 pm
Location:
PWA, 200 Gerrard Street East (at Sherbourne), 2nd Floor
Event:
Casey House Tour and opportunity to view Casey House's redevelopment plan for the future of HIV / AIDS Care.
Registration:
Not required; for advance tour arrangements contact tross@caseyhouse.on.ca
Time:
10 am to 5 pm
Location:
Casey House, 9 Huntley Street (at Isabella Street, just east of Sherbourne Street)
Event:
Alliance For South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
2 pm to 6 pm
Location:
ASAAP, Suite 315 - 120 Carlton Street (at Jarvis Street)
Event:
World Pride AIDS Vigil - see poster
Registration:
Not required
Time:
9 pm to 10 pm
Location:
Cawthra Square Park, 519 Church Street

Wednesday June 25

Event:
Casey House Tour and opportunity to view Casey House's redevelopment plan for the future of HIV / AIDS Care.
Registration:
Not required; for advance tour arrangements contact tross@caseyhouse.on.ca
Time:
10 am to 5 pm
Location:
Casey House, 9 Huntley Street (at Isabella Street, just east of Sherbourne Street)
Event:
Intersectional Approaches to HIV, organized by Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS), Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP), Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention (Black-CAP), and African Partnership Against AIDS (APAA) as part of the World Pride Human Rights Conference 2014.
Registration:
World Pride Human Rights Conference registration required
Time:
10:45 am to 12:15 pm
Location:
University College, University of Toronto, 15 Kings College Circle
Event:
Fife House Drop-In / Tour / BBQ Lunch, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
11:30 am to 2 pm
Location:
Fife House, 490 Sherbourne Street (just north of Wellesley St. East)
Event:
Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
12 pm to 8 pm
Location:
PWA, 200 Gerrard Street East (at Sherbourne), 2nd Floor
Event:
Sherbourne Health Centre Open House / Tour - see poster, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Small group tours will begin every half hour with stops to take in mini-presentations, chat and share ideas.
Time:
5:30 pm to 7 pm
Location:
Sherbourne Health Centre, 333 Sherbourne Street

Thursday June 26

Event:
Asian Trans Women in Toronto, a panel presentation by Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS) at the World Pride Human Rights Conference
Registration:
World Pride Human Rights Conference registration required
Time:
9 am to 10:30 am
Location:
University College, University of Toronto, 15 Kings College Circle
Event:
Casey House Tour and opportunity to view Casey House's redevelopment plan for the future of HIV / AIDS Care.
Registration:
Not required; for advance tour arrangements contact tross@caseyhouse.on.ca
Time:
10 am to 5 pm
Location:
Casey House, 9 Huntley Street (at Isabella Street, just east of Sherbourne Street)
Event:
Alliance For South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP) Open House / Tour, a part of the Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programs World Pride Affiliated Event.
Registration:
Not required
Time:
4 pm to 6 pm
Location:
ASAAP, Suite 315 - 120 Carlton Street (at Jarvis Street)
Event:
What Makes You Proud? - a community art installation event and LGBTQ - BBQ sponsored by Family Service Toronto - David Kelley Services (LGBTQ & HIV/AIDS Counselling Services) - see poster
Registration:
Not required
Time:
4 pm to 8 pm
Location:
Family Service Toronto, 355 Church Street (at McGill Street)
Event:
Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS) Men's Video Launch Potluck
Registration:
Not required
Time:
6 pm to 9 pm
Location:
ACAS, 260 Spadina Avenue, Suite 410

Friday June 27

Event:
Asian LGBT Diaspora in Canada, a panel presentation by Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS) at the World Pride Human Rights Conference
Registration:
World Pride Human Rights Conference registration required
Time:
9 am to 10:30 am
Location:
University College - University of Toronto, 15 Kings College Circle
Event:
Casey House Tour and opportunity to view Casey House's redevelopment plan for the future of HIV / AIDS Care.
Registration:
Not required; for advance tour arrangements contact tross@caseyhouse.on.ca
Time:
10 am to 5 pm
Location:
Casey House, 9 Huntley Street (at Isabella Street, just east of Sherbourne Street)
Event:
Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS) Balloon Party
Registration:
Not required
Time:
6 pm - 9 pm
Location:
ACAS, 260 Spadina Avenue, Suite 410

 

Toronto World Pride 2014 - Affiliated Events

The Toronto HIV/AIDS Network is pleased to offer Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programming as a Toronto World Pride Affiliated Event. This is a series of open houses and tours by participating HIV/AIDS Service Organizations in Toronto to facilitate the sharing of programs and services for people from diverse communities living with, affected by, and at risk of HIV/AIDS in Toronto.

Participating organizations are listed below, as are other THN member and partner organizations hosting Toronto World Pride Affiliated Events - click on them to see more information about the organization and details regarding their open house/tour or other event, as well as links to their websites. All are also included in THN's list of events sponsored by our member organizations and community partners.

Open Doors, Open Dialogue - Community Tours of HIV Programming

- Africans in Partnership Against AIDS (APAA)
- Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP)
- Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS)
- Fife House
- Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA)

Other Affiliated Events

- Family Service Toronto - David Kelley HIV/AIDS LGBTQ Counselling Services (DKS)
- Sherbourne Health Centre
- PHA Lounge hosted by The Toronto People With AIDS Foundation

poster:  Sex, Rights and the Law in Ontario - a panel discussion
Sex, Rights and the Law in Ontario - a panel discussion
June 16 @ 2pm

poster:  World Pride AIDS Vigil
World Pride AIDS Vigil
June 24 @ 9pm

poster:  Sherbourne Health Centre Open House
Sherbourne Health Centre Open House
June 25 @ 5:30pm

poster:  What Makes You Proud?
What Makes You Proud? Community art installation event and LGBTQ - BBQ
June 26, 4 - 8pm

poster:  ACAS Pride
ACAS Pride Event
June 25 - 29