Canadian AIDS Society (CAS)
|Type:||NGO working on Drugs|
|Address:||190 O?Connor Street, Suite 800, Ottawa ON, Canada, K2P 2R3|
|UN Languages:||French, English|
Other:'HIV prevention, education, care, treatment and support, policy work, harm reduction, drug policy, hepatitis C, international issues, gay men?s issues, Greater Involvement of People Living with HIV/AIDS'
||Registered as a charity since 1988, the Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) is a national coalition of over 125 community-based AIDS organizations across Canada. We are dedicated to strengthening the response to HIV/AIDS across all sectors of society, and to enriching the lives of people and communities living with HIV/AIDS.
We advocate on behalf of people and communities affected by HIV/AIDS, facilitate the development of programs, services and resources for our member groups, and provide a national framework for community-based participation in Canada's response to AIDS.
We seek to accomplish our mission by:
? promoting education and awareness
? mobilizing communities
? advocating at the federal public policy level
? providing information and resources