Do you know your HIV status?

Interested in ways to use more safely? We can help.

Do you know your HIV status?

Do you know your HIV status?

Do you know your HIV status?

Do you know your HIV status?

Do you know your HIV status?

Do you know your HIV status?

Men’s Sexual Health Clinics in Lindsay and Port Hope

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PARN – Your Community AIDS Resource Network is a community based agency providing support and health promotion for people living with or affected by HIV and/or AIDS. PARN provides education for people at risk for HIV and awareness of AIDS issues to the broader community.

Please click here to download a petition to bring a Consumption and Treatment Services site to Peterborough.

A group of local organizations and community members are working to establish a site where people who use injection drugs can use those drugs under the supervision of health professionals in order to prevent opioid poisoning deaths. The site will also provide onsite or defined pathways to addiction treatment services, primary care, mental health, housing, and other social supports. 

We are looking to get 10,000 signatures on this petition. If you would like to sign, or know people who would like to sign, please download the petition, fill it in, and return it to MPP Dave Smith’s office (1123 Water Street, Unit 4, Peterborough, ON, K9H 3P7) or PARN (159 King Street, Suite 302, Peterborough, ON, K9J 2R8)

Please note:

  • The petition must include first and last name, and at least one of: address, phone number, or email address.
  • There are no age or location requirements to sign this petition, however the petition will make a stronger impact if it is signed by people of voting age living in Peterborough County.
  • The petition pages must be originals: no photocopies or digital signatures.



HIV Support Services

PARN provides compassionate and confidential support to people who are living with and affected by HIV and/or AIDS in the City of Peterborough and the four counties of Peterborough, Haliburton, Northumberland and City of Kawartha Lakes.

Rainbow Youth

The Rainbow Youth Program works to create safer spaces and promote inclusive services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, 2-spirit, intersex, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in the 4 Counties.


Harm Reduction Works

PARN provides harm reduction supplies to people who use injection and inhalation drugs in order to reduce the risk of HIV transmission and other blood-borne infections.



PARN works to prevent the transmission of HIV by providing education, information and resources to groups at risk and the general public in the counties of Peterborough, Northumberland, Haliburton and City of Kawartha Lakes.


The WHAI is a long-term strategy funded by the Ontario AIDS Bureau to strengthen the capacity of communities to support women who live with or are affected by HIV and/or AIDS.


Volunteers @ PARN

Volunteers are an integral part of the PARN team and make it possible for us to serve our communities. Find out how you can get involved at PARN.