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Nova Scotia Persons with AIDS Coalition
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The Nova Scotia Persons with AIDS Coalition (NSPWAC) was an non-profit advocacy group that supported persons living with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) in Nova Scotia. The organization connected PWAs with care and services and participated in advocacy efforts on their behalf, campaigning for government action and improvements to the health care system. In 1995, NSPWAC merged with AIDS Nova Scotia to form the AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia.
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AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia (1995 -)
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In 1995, AIDS Nova Scotia and the Nova Scotia Persons With AIDS Coalition merged to form the AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia.
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The Chicago Manual of Style. 17th ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.
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Record revised March 3, 2022 by Rachel Moore.
Dan MacKay. "Nova Scotia Persons With AIDS Coalition". Halifax Rainbow Encyclopedia. Access on March 3, 2022. https://gay.hfxns.org/PWACoalition