Category Archives: News
In our HALCO news Spring 2011, we reported that the changes were to take effect on December 1, 2011, but the Canadian government recently announced that the new system will come into effect on June 29, 2012. The final details … Continue reading
Our HALCO Strategic Plan 2011-2014 was presented to our membership at our Annual General Meeting on September 8, 2011. You can view our HALCO Strategic Plan 2011-2014 on-line and also in the About Us section of our website. Please contact … Continue reading
HALCO is very pleased to launch our new logo and our new website. Our new website includes many new features, information, links and more, including improved accessibility. While our “old” website served us well for many years, it has earned … Continue reading
All people living with HIV who have had their Special Diet Allowance reduced or eliminated should contact us as soon as they find out that their Special Diet Allowance (SDA) has been reduced or cancelled. For more information, please see: … Continue reading
Our 2011 Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday September 8, 2011, with refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting starting at 7:00 p.m. For more information, please see the meeting notice.
(Note: here is a link to our HALCO pamphlet November 2017 version: www.halco.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/HALCO-pamphlet-2017Nov.pdf.) Our HALCO information pamphlet is available in print and on-line. Almost everything that you might want to know about HALCO is in one handy little pamphlet. You can … Continue reading
In January 2011, the Government of Ontario began a major review of Social Assistance in Ontario. More than 830,000 Ontarians receive social assistance benefits through either Ontario Works or the Ontario Disability Support Program. The review, which will finish in … Continue reading
The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network has revised its Canada’s immigration policy as it affects people living with HIV Question and Answer publication. The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network has updated its Canada’s immigration policy as it affects people living with HIV … Continue reading
The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network has revised its Criminal Law and HIV in Canada info sheets. You can access the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network’s revised Criminal Law and HIV in Canada series of five info sheets on the Legal Network’s … Continue reading
You can see our HALCO news Spring 2011 newsletter on-line here, or please contact us if you would like a print copy or alternate format. For previous editions of HALCO news, please visit Our Publications section.