02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support

Tips for managing HIV when you’re homeless

HIV can feel overwhelming enough sometimes even when you’ve got all the right support systems and stable living environment to back you up. So when you’re homeless, HIV can be more challenging to manage. But […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 11: Healthy Habits, 12: Mental health

How a positive mindset can change your life when you’re living with HIV

The thoughts that run through your head have a big impact on your life. Those thoughts can frame the way you feel about yourself and how you see and experience the world. Having a positive […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support

7 cheap Valentine’s Day date ideas

Who says Valentine’s Day needs to break your bank? Here are some cheap date ideas for you to plan a little something special for that special someone this Valentine’s Day. Come join our private, stigma-free, […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 06: Talking to a Doctor, 08: Peer Support, 09: Sex When Living with HIV, 12: Mental health

What to do if you’ve been sexually assaulted

Sexual assault survivors can feel violated and terrorized. The fear and anxiety are like nothing they’ve ever experienced. If it happens to you, go somewhere safe immediately. It could be a well-lit restaurant, a police […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

How to get out of an abusive relationship

When it comes to escaping an abusive relationship, there’s no time like the present. Well, picking up and leaving right now might be tricky, but if somebody keeps hurting you, you may want to start […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

7 ways to practice self-care when you’re living with HIV

Just chill. That’s all there is to it, right? If only. Whether you’re living with HIV or not, it’s crucial to have “me time” for doing whatever makes you happy. Practicing self-care means you’re carving […]

08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health, 17: Young and Positive

Tips for managing a sex addiction

There’s way too much shaming of people with sex addictions. We’re not about that at Positive Peers. We think everybody should be sex-positive and should never be shamed about their sex lives. In any case, […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 18: Know Your Rights

What to do when someone outs your HIV status

It’s hard enough to have somebody accidentally reveal your HIV status without your permission. Cousins, friends, coworkers — they’re human, and they can slip up. It’s forgivable. Getting intentionally outed is something else. When somebody knows […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support

How to write a resume

If you’re looking for a job, it’s a good idea to summarize all your qualifications on one sheet of paper that has your name, address, phone number, previous jobs, education, training, and skills. We call […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support

12 must-see movies about HIV/AIDS

It’s nice to see slices of your life show up on a screen, whether it’s a phone, a TV, or the big screen at a movie theater. This is especially true if you are living […]