World AIDS Day Community Partnership

The Brighton and Hove World AIDS Day Community Partnership are pleased to announce the following events to mark World AIDS Day (WAD) on Thursday 1st December.

 

World AIDS Day Community Partnership Events:

 

Positive Hope – Service of Remembrance and Solidarity

The Sanctuary (top floor), Dorset Gardens Methodist Church, Dorset Gardens, BN2 1RL

Sunday November 27th

4pm, followed by refreshments.

 

Churches Together in Central Brighton and Sussex HIV Chaplaincy invite ALL to join them in a service of remembrance for those who have died and solidarity for those living with HIV/AIDS. An opportunity for prayer and reflection, in a welcoming and supportive atmosphere, for those with some faith or none, ALL are welcome. The speaker will be Revd. Steven Foster (Lunch Positive Chair of Trustees).

 

For more information please contact Revd Heather Leake Date, Sussex Ecumenical HIV Chaplaincy, on 07867 773360 or email susshivchap@gmail.com

 

WAD Partnership ‘meet and greet’ and resources

Jubilee Library (exhibition area in foyer, by main entrance)

Monday November 28th to Thursday 1st December

 

Members of the partnership will be available in person for most of the time between 9am and 5pm. Leaflets and other information resources will also be available.

 

For more information contact Eric Page on 01273 294638 or email Eric.Page@brighton-hove.gov.uk

 

‘We Were Here’ FREE Film Screening

Main Hall (1st floor), Dorset Gardens Methodist Church, Dorset Gardens, BN2 1RL

Wednesday 30th November

Buffet from 6.45pm. Screening starts 7.30pm

 

Please join Lunch Positive at a special screening of 'We Were Here', a true story from those in San Francisco who lived through the early days of the AIDS epidemic. For some this is a reminder and for others an insight, as we prepare to remember on World AIDS Day.

 

Seating is limited so please arrive in good time.

Entry is free, but donations to cover food and venue costs are welcome.

 

For more information please contact Gary Pargeter on 07846 464384 or email info@lunchpositive.org .

 

New Steine Gardens Memorial Space

New Steine Gardens, Kemp Town, Brighton

Thursday December 1st, 4pm – 7pm.

 

Volunteers and staff from the Partnership will be at New Steine Gardens from 4pm, providing a safe and welcoming space for people to leave items or messages of hope or remembrance at the memorial. New names of those we have lost can be added to the vigil list between 4 and 5pm. Refreshments will also be available.

 

For more information please contact Gary Pargeter on 07846 464384 or email info@lunchpositive.org .

 

Brighton AIDS Memorial Candlelight Vigil

New Steine Gardens, Kemp Town, Brighton

Thursday December 1st, 6 - 7pm.

 

All are welcome to attend the remembrance event of those we have lost to HIV/AIDS in Brighton and Hove. There will be a reading of the names and a candle light vigil. Space will be available for anyone seeking quiet moments of reflection.

 

New names to be read (in addition to those read in previous years) can be emailed to susshivchap@gmail.com by November 27th, or can be added to the list during the day at the New Steine Gardens Memorial Space.

 

For more information please contact Ben Bloom on 01273 764200 or email benjamin.bloom@tht.org.uk .

 

 

 

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