A collection of trusted resources to continue your journey with HIV:

These are mostly London-based organisations at the moment, but stay tuned for an exhaustive list of UK and European-wide resources.

 

HEALTH & WELLBEING

The Food Chain delivers meals and groceries, offers cookery and nutrition classes and communal eating opportunities to people living with HIV in London and their dependents.

Please ask your medical support team for more details.

 
 

The Dean Street Wellbeing Programme is a series of entertaining, educational and community engagement events. It includes art exhibitions, film screenings, community discussions (led by guest panellists) on a range of challenging and culturally topical issues, as well as performance art, open-mic events, educational programmes and theatre.

Website

The YMCA's Positive Health Programme promotes increased activity levels for people living with HIV. Participants follow a personalised 12-week programme, which includes an initial fitness assessment, a tailored exercise plan and support from professional fitness trainers throughout.

Please ask your medical support team for more details.

The Helios Foundation provides an extensive range of holistic therapies, support groups and classes for people living with HIV.

Get in touch with them directly to sign up and get access to a great list of subsidised therapies and treatments. 

GROUP SUPPORT

The GMG is a weekly meeting for HIV+ gay men to chat, discuss hot topics and hear from guest presenters. Monday evenings at 56 Dean Street.

East London's HIV charity, offering support for individuals and communities affected by HIV.  

Contact them via their website for further information on current activities and group timetables. 

 
 

Service provided by London Friend for LGBT people with alcohol or drugs problems or questions.

Antidote meet regularly and have a range of advice and support  services accessible through the London Friend website

 

Talk to and meet other people living with HIV and receive support around all aspects of your HIV. 

Contact Positively UK for details of current groups and activities. 

 

INFORMATION

 

 

Leading gay men’s health charity providing a wide range of online and in-person advice, information and support groups for gay men of all ages. 

See website for further information. 

UK charity dedicated to transforming the lives of children, teenagers and families living with, or affected by HIV.

Contact the organisation for details of current activities. 

myHIV is the largest online community of people living with HIV in the UK, providing a range of support and information.

Website

ODL provides information and support services specifically for older LGBT* people in the UK.  Activities including befriending and a range of health and social activities across all London boroughs. 

A monthly listings of activities is available on the website. 

HIV i-Base is an activist group, providing HIV treatment information. See their website for information. 

ADT Healthcare offers a free helpline and walk-in clinic for people suffering with drug and alcohol addiction issues. You can contact ADT Healthcare free on 0800 088 66 86.

Useful guides about substance abuse within the LGBTQ* community -

 

- Substance Abuse

- Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse

 

The UK's leading

 

Addiction Treatment

 

Helpline

FREE HELP FOR ANYONE AFFECTED BY ADDICTION WITH ADVICE ON BOTH NHS & PRIVATE DRUG & ALCOHOL TREATMENT OPTIONS