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AIDS (Disease)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 168 Collections and/or Records:

£1.4m sex survey of nation's lifestyle (The Scotsman), 30 Oct 1998

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/182
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 30 Oct 1998

AIDS, c.1985

 File
Identifier: GD61/10/1/20
Scope and Contents

Early information collected relating to HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome).

Includes informational literature providing advice on taking care of yourself if you are living with AIDS, facts about AIDS, AIDS hysteria, and reaching out to someone living with AIDS. There is also information on counselling people living with HIV and AIDS, and what advice to provide to people over the telephone.

Dates: c.1985

AIDS agencies in mega-merger, 29 Jan 1999

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/16/4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 29 Jan 1999

AIDS now the world's number one killer bug, 28 May 1999

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/101/10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 28 May 1999

Bank of Scotland loses two charity accounts (The Scotsman), 23 Apr 1999

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/72
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 23 Apr 1999

Befrienders - Conf[idential] Team correspondence, 4 Jan 1990 - 3 Mar 1991

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/7
Scope and Contents Correspondence received and sent by the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard Befriending Team. Topics include: training and requests for speakers from external organisations; staffing (including new applications, and resignations); fundraising and the Social Work Department’s grant to voluntary organisations; the death of a former member of EGS due to complications from AIDS; and a proposal to establish a Central Region Switchboard for Gay Men and Lesbians.Also included is correspondence...
Dates: 4 Jan 1990 - 3 Mar 1991

BP granted £120,000 from Lottery, 1 Jan 1997

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Identifier: GD61/11/2/1/3/2
Scope and Contents

Body Positive Strathclyde awarded over £120,000 from the National Lottery Charities Board to fund the development of an information centre to provide people living with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) with information on topics such as treatment and legal, housing, and welfare rights, and with a space for training in exercise and relaxation.

Dates: 1 Jan 1997

Client Letters/Enquiries, 20 Jan 1995 - 10 Dec 1997

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Identifier: GD61/4/2/3
Scope and Contents Comprises mainly of correspondence from service users seeking advice and information, along with replies from members of the Lesbian Line team. In addition, contains: resignation letters from members; administrative correspondence relating to topics such as funding; and letters from external organisations including Edinburgh’s Lesbian Mothers Group, Forth Valley Health Board, and the Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre.Also included is: Women Living With HIV and AIDS in...
Dates: 20 Jan 1995 - 10 Dec 1997

Co-ordinator's Correspondence, 29 Jan 1987 - 23 Nov 1990

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/6
Scope and Contents Correspondence received and sent by the Co-Ordinator of the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard relating to both EGS and Lesbian Line. Topics include: finances and fundraising; staffing (including new applications, requests for breaks from duties, and resignations); training and requests for speakers from external organisations; internal correspondence to the membership; advertising including a radio feature and leaflets; and issues with mail deliveries (Royal Mail). External organisations...
Dates: 29 Jan 1987 - 23 Nov 1990

Correspondence, 1 Aug 1985 - 14 Dec 1987

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/5
Scope and Contents Correspondence between the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard and other groups and organisations, including: Lothian Marriage Counselling Service; the Highland Gay Group; the Borders Gay Group; Moray House College of Education; Laetare International Centre; Young People’s Advisory Service (West Lothian); Lothian Health Board; Edinburgh Bisexual Group; Lothian and Borders Police; the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh; Scottish AIDS Monitor (SAM); Gay Bereavement Project; Body Positive; Scottish Television...
Dates: 1 Aug 1985 - 14 Dec 1987