inforesourcesInformation & Resources

ProgramsPrograms & Services we offer

ACNS offers a wide variety of programs and services targeted to our diverse communities.
You’ll find everything from knowledge sharing and prevention techniques, to workshops, support and programs for individuals, community groups and health professionals…


aboutHIVAbout HIV, HCV and Other STIs

Safer sex is much more than using a condom.
Learning about how HIV and other STIs are transmitted helps us to consider our options when deciding what we want to do, and how we might choose to do it…


whathappens colouredWhat to expect when you contact us

What happens varies a bit depending on whether you call, email or drop in to see us.
But one thing you can be sure of – we won’t ask your name, or require you to give personal details that you feel uncomfortable giving. If it’s your first time looking for…


livingwithhivLiving with HIV

People with HIV are now living longer and with better quality of life than ever before.
If you are living with HIV, it's important for you to have the information necessary to keep you healthy…


Scotiabank Brunch with Neville and David

My Mother's Bloomers and AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia are pleased to host the 3rd Annual Scotiabank Brunch with Neville and David on November 26th at the Atlantica Hotel.

Join Neville MacKay and David MacFarlane for an afternoon of floral design creations, music and laughter. Floral creations will be auctioned. Guests will be able to browse a wide range of items in the silent auction section. The Silent Auction opens at 12 noon with the Brunch beginning at 12:30pm. 

Get your tickets now as tickets for this event sells out quickly. Ticket prices are $65 each or a table of 10 for $585. Tickets can be purchased online through snapd Halifax You may also call Elena Fodor at 902 425 4882 ext. 228 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

How your donation helps

Your donation supplies free information and support services for people living with HIV, their families and loved ones.

Your donation gives assistance to people living with HIV in navigating the health care system and other community supports.

Your donation supports the Health Promotion Programs offered and promoted by ACNS.

Your donation informs through Awareness campaigns, education and skills building programs for prevention and testing across Nova Scotia.

Your donation helps us act as an advocate for healthy public policy engagement that fosters supportive environments.

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