HIV Care & Treatment Support
We are proud to offer transitional HIV care at the Toronto clinic location. If you are newly diagnosed and need to start treatment OR are a newcomer living with HIV needing care we’re here to help.
New to Canada? We offer:
In-person assessments, on-site lab work, and medication continuation (all during the same visit)* [Toronto location only]
We do not charge for in-person services and can connect you with no-cost HIV treatment medications
Provide a referral for ongoing specialist care
Just found out about your HIV status? We offer:
In-person assessments and lab work (all during the same visit)
Connect you with support for medication coverage
Provide a referral for a specialist who can provide ongoing care
Please be advised we do not provide ongoing HIV treatment management.
Our transitional service is designed to temporarily assist in accessing care and medication and we will provide a referral for ongoing care afterwards when you obtain a health card or are connected with an ongoing specialist.
Flexible care to meet your needs.
If you don’t have a health card or insurance and are not sure what to do – we’ve got you covered.
Common Questions about HIV Care
A healthcard or insurance is not needed for this service. We also do not charge anything for the clinic visit.
We book appointments on Wednesdays and Thursdays in Toronto and usually can get you in the same week.
Yes! If you will require lab work (eg. viral load testing etc.) the Nurse Practitioner during your assessment will order it. We offer on-site lab testing and will complete it during the same visit. We also have an on-site pharmacy and will provide you with medication at the same time.
Yes! Many HIV treatment medications have manufacturer programs to fully cover the cost. This is temporary and once you do acquire a health card or coverage you would transitioned over. Our team of experienced HIV pharmacists are here to help you with this and also answer any other questions or concerns about the medication you may have. (Note: your regimen may need to be switched to a drug regimen that is fully covered)