Nova Scotia Advisory Commission on AIDS

The Vision and Goals


The Vision

Nova Scotia is a province that decreases vulnerability to HIV infection through a collaborative strategy. The results of this collaborative strategy are reduced HIV infections and an increased capacity for persons living with HIV/AIDS (PHAs) to determine their own treatment path and achieve optimal health and quality of life.


The Goals

  1. Integrate HIV/AIDS policy development and service delivery.
  2. Improve knowledge and understanding of HIV/AIDS and related issues that affect the risk of infection.
  3. Reduce the spread of HIV.
  4. Provide Nova Scotians living with and vulnerable to HIV and AIDS with the best possible care, treatment, and support services.