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)
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)
We’ll get you started right away on HIV medication (if you don’t have drug coverage will connect you with no-cost medication programs)
Provide a referral for a specialist who can provide ongoing care
Flexible care to meet your needs.
- No health card is required.
- Free. There is no charge for this service.
- Members of our team can offer translation services during your appointment in: Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Mandarin, Cantonese, Urdu, Hindi, Gujarati, and Vietnamese
We are proud supporters of breaking down barriers to access HIV care and supporting U=U.
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 usually can get you booked in within a couple of days.
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.
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.