Women Know Best Report

Women Know Best Report

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of Positively UK’s Gay & Bisexual Men’s Project, our project to empower gay and bisexual men to achieve effective self-management and independent living with HIV. The evaluation was carried out at the end of year two of the three-year project, and was informed by quantitative and qualitative data.
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Hearing Your Views, Shaping Our Direction

Hearing Your Views, Shaping Our Direction

We are starting the process of renewing our five-year strategy and want to ensure that we hear the views of everyone we work with, including: people living with HIV who use our services,   our volunteers and  trained peer mentors, partner organisations and clinics across the UK.
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Gay & Bisexual Men’s Project Evaluation Report

Gay & Bisexual Men’s Project Evaluation Report

This report presents the findings of the evaluation of Positively UK’s Gay & Bisexual Men’s Project, our project to empower gay and bisexual men to achieve effective self-management and independent living with HIV. The evaluation was carried out at the end of year two of the three-year project, and was informed by quantitative and qualitative data.
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Maria’s Story

Maria’s Story

I got HIV while I was in a relationship and I am an example that HIV can actually happen to anyone no matter if you fall in any of the categories or have behaviours considered at risk. When disclosing to different people as much as I found support I also felt many thought that they were not at risk of getting HIV as somehow they felt it only affects people from certain ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations or those who have promiscuous behaviours.
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Sue’s Story

Sue’s Story

My name is Sue and I have been diagnosed with HIV since March 1997, at the age of 25. When I first went to the clinic to ask for a test I was told that I wasn’t in a ‘high risk’ group. As I wasn’t a drug user, I wasn’t having ‘promiscuous’ sex and I was a white European. I still went ahead and had the test and the rest is history.
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