HIV/sexual health

Positive Voices project: Mid-term evaluation report

This evaluation presents the mid-way findings of Brigstowe's Positive Voices project which includes the following services one-to-one Peer Support - a new and unique local service providing peer support for people who are recently diagnosed or struggling to come to terms with their diagnosis; Recently Diagnosed Workshops: a series of workshops to bring together newly diagnosed individuals providing information to promote wellbeing and acceptance of their diagnosis and HIV Awareness Training. The project's key finding is social support from a peer is a very powerful form of support, breaking down barriers of stigma, and assisting PLWHIV to manage their diagnosis.