More than any other health issue, HIV has changed the way that people are involved in health care. It has helped develop the active involvement of people in choices relating to their own health.

Direct involvement of HIV-positive people and their advocates has changed the way that drugs are developed, researched, priced and accessed.

i-Base is a treatment advocacy and activist organisation. The resources are developed to help train other community activists and to develop community networks.

i-Base workshops and talks

Information about different i-Base workshops and how to request a speaker.

Training manual for advocates

Eight training modules, with glossaries and test questions.

Includes theĀ guide to Clinical trials and HIV research.

See also the i-Base online HIV drug resistance course.

UK-CAB

A network of over 500 advocates in the UK. All training and meeting materials are online. Link to UK-CAB website.

Adapting i-Base materials

Develop your own resources. i-Base guides have been produced in over 35 languages. Some tips on how to start…

Why treatment literacy is important

Publication with statements from over 20 activists at an international treatment advocacy workshop.

Published with Wolfgang Tillmans with over 50 of his photographs.

Last updated: 12 December 2012