Today is 19 years we are together. This is also the year I turn fifty. My life has been defined by you, there is no denying it. You have pushed me in so many directions. The highest and the lowest. I never felt so lonely and damaged like today 19 years ago. But today you connect me to an amazing community of people that in spite of fear, suffering, illness and stigma, have risen, resisted and flourished.
Last week I was asked by Prof Jane Anderson, adviser on Sexual Health and HIV to Public Health England. to speak Continue reading
We have now officially entered National HIV Testing Week . The campaign is in full swing, and I have seen Continue reading
Marc Thompson writes about Positively UK new social and support group for people living with HIV who are 50+ Continue reading
At the end of June I was among twenty-four women living with HIV, who met in Manchester in the very Continue reading
How Human Rights can support our HIV advocacy was the theme of the third Taking Part meeting. The session was facilitated Continue reading
My path as an activist was hugely formed by the Taking Part project lead by my fellow activist and lovely Continue reading
My strongest piece of advice to somebody who has just been diagnosed with HIV would be: meet other people with Continue reading