Yearly Archives: 2017

HALCO staff changes

There have been some recent staff changes at HALCO: Reluctant farewell to staff lawyer John Nelson After more than 13 years as a staff lawyer with HALCO, John Nelson retired in 2017.  John articled at HALCO in 2003, and joined … Continue reading

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Free workshops at HALCO in November and December 2017

Our free workshops are held in person at the HALCO office/Specialty Legal Clinic Co-op, 55 University Avenue, 15th Floor Room C2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the fully accessible St. Andrew subway station).  The workshops in this … Continue reading

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HALCO Annual General Meeting is tonight!

HALCO Annual General Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 6 p.m.  55 University Avenue, 14th Floor Room H2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the St. Andrew subway station) – Physically accessible – Scent-free environment – Light refreshments … Continue reading

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HALCO Annual General Meeting is next Tuesday evening October 17

HALCO Annual General Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 6 p.m.  55 University Avenue, 14th Floor Room H2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the St. Andrew subway station) – Physically accessible – Scent-free environment – Light refreshments … Continue reading

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HALCO Annual General Meeting is on October 17, 2017

HALCO Annual General Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 6 p.m.  55 University Avenue, 14th Floor Room H2, Toronto (just south of King Street West and the St. Andrew subway station) – Physically accessible – Scent-free environment – Light refreshments … Continue reading

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End unjust HIV criminalization / Cesser la criminalisation injuste du VIH

HALCO is a member of the Canadian Coalition to Reform HIV Criminalization / Coalition canadienne pour réformer la criminalisation du VIH, and we share the following message with you: (Voir plus bas pour la version française.) Federal, provincial and territorial … Continue reading

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Over-criminalization of HIV disclosure – some recent media coverage

Many people and organizations, including HALCO, have been working tirelessly to address the overcriminalization of HIV by raising the issues and providing accurate information for both politicians and the general public. Below are some examples of recent media coverage on … Continue reading

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HALCO Annual General Meeting: Tuesday evening October 17, 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO) will be held on Tuesday evening October 17, 2017, at 55 University Avenue, 14th floor room H2, Toronto, Ontario. Please mark the date in your calendar now … Continue reading

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HIV Viral Load testing in Ontario

In July 2017, we learned that Public Health Ontario had made a decision to compel laboratories to report detectable HIV viral load tests to public health units, beginning as early as September or by the end of 2017. HALCO, for … Continue reading

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Have your say about HIV criminalization: complete online survey by August 31 / Exprimez-vous sur la criminalisation du VIH : sondage en ligne jusqu’au 31 août

HALCO is a member of the Canadian Coalition to Reform HIV Criminalization, and we share the following message with you: (La version française se trouve ci-dessous.) Have your say about HIV criminalization: complete online survey by August 31, 2017 The … Continue reading

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