Body Positive Dorset aims to support and empower people living with and affected by HIV in Dorset and the surrounding areas. To evalaute and develop services that meet the changing needs of the diverse community. We provide information and education on HIV and other sexually transmitted infections to encourage testing, early diagnosis and treatment to reduce the onward transmision of infections. We are committed to working both individually, and in partnership with others to achieve these aims.
To support people living with and affected by HIV in Dorset and the surrounding areas and to encourage local comunity involvement and support.
To provide HIV and sexual health education and awareness programes to the community in order to encourage testing, early diagnosis, and treatment to reduce the onward transmision of infection.
To secure funding and generate income to make best use of assets and to develop best practice, policy & procedures.
To continue to evaluate services and encourage feedback and to continue to develop services in response to local needs.
To continue to challenge stigma, change perceptions and reduce discrimination against minority groups.
Our Vision is to become a profesionally established organisation providing the highest quality services and education.