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Calling all Youth Peer Educators!

Calling all Youth Peer Educators!

Interested in HIV and sexual health? Passionate about the arts? Under 29?! Empower is an arts-based HIV project that trains youth to become HIV peer educators in our own communities. This project is designed for youth, by youth. We believe that youth need safer and positive spaces to learn and talk about sex and drug...
Empower Mentor Job Posting (5 positions)—Closing Date: May 31, 2013

Empower Mentor Job Posting (5 positions)—Closing Date: May 31, 2013

After a short 5 month break, Empower is back in action! To kick start our program, Empower is hiring 5 new Mentor positions. Please see attached job posting. Program Description Empower uses arts-based approaches to train diverse Toronto youth (ages 16-29) to become HIV peer educators in their own communities. Empower works with a variety...
Check it out: Empower Peer Education Videos now online!

Check it out: Empower Peer Education Videos now online!

Looking for ways to use the arts in HIV peer education? You have come to the right place! The following videos were created by any amazing team of Empower youth participants to inspire other youth to take action in their own communities. Ideas can be adopted and changed where needed. These videos were collectively visioned,...