An environment supportive of those infected and affected by HIV and AIDS, and free of new HIV transmissions.
Provide leadership in the response to HIV/AIDS in African, Caribbean and Black communities.
Coordinate & support Strategy implementation, revision/renewal, monitoring & evaluation Advise & advocate on HIV/AIDS & related issues affecting ACB communities Promote the greater involvement of ACB PHAs in the response Ensure & maintain the relevance, effectiveness & impact of ACCHO Engage ACB communities in the response
Key strategies – Individual/family level Raise awareness Address barriers to HIV testing & disclosure Provide supports
Key strategies – Community level Engage religious/spiritual leaders & faith-based communities Engage supportive community leaders/champions Improve accessibility, inclusiveness & cultural safety to health & social services
Key strategies – Province level Reduce HIV stigma, discrimination & misconceptions Change laws & policies that negatively impact ACB PHAs Provide guidance & leadership to implement ACB & HIV research