World AIDS Day (WAD)

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time […]

Easter Get-together 2016

NYAA held an Easter get-together at its offices in York. We were lucky to have a wonderfully sunny (if somewhat chilly!) day for it, and there was a good turnout of staff, friends and acquaintances. It was a great chance to meet and catch up over tea and cakes…or hot BBQ sausage buns for those who […]

Merry Xmas!

Xmas is nearly here! We at NYAA would like to wish you all a safe and healthy Xmas and a Happy New Year…   The NYAA offices will close at 4pm on the 23rd December and re-open at 10am on the 4th of January.

World AIDS Day 2015

  This year, NYAA displayed the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt, and the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Book, at a number of locations in North Yorkshire. They were on display in the Friarage Memorial Chapel, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton on Sunday 29th November in the afternoon, then all day Monday 30th. On WAD itself, they were on […]

National HIV Testing Week 2015

National HIV Testing Week 2015 started on Saturday 21 November in the run up to World Aids Day on 1st December. During the week, many organisations in England teamed up to encourage people in higher risk communities, including men who have sex with men, and people of African origin, to take an HIV test. Across England, organisations […]

World AIDS Day 2015

This year, NYAA will be displaying the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt, and the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial book, at a number of locations in North Yorkshire. They will be on display in the Friarage Memorial Chapel, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton on Sunday 29th November in the afternoon, then all day Monday 30th. On Tuesday 1st […]

Halloween 2015

NYAA celebrated Halloween by having a spooktacular social event at their premises, by invitation only. The whole area was wonderfully decorated with suitably macabre items and with cobwebs and eerie lighting – just enough to see who you were talking to! There was a great turnout, with folk not only from York, but also from […]