Upcoming Events

3rd Annual Condom Couture Fashion Fundraiser!!!

November 26, 2016 at the Multicultural Centre at 421 6th Avenue South. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at ARCHES (1206 6th Avenue South).

World AIDS Day  Candlelight Vigil

Please join us December 1, 2016 at Galt Gardens at 7:00pm for a candlelight vigil in memory of those who have lost the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Ongoing Events


The Lethbridge chapter of AAWEAR (Alberta Addicts who Educate and Advocate Responsibly) meets on the first and third Tuesdays each month. Meetings are held at the ARCHES office (1206 – 6 Ave S) and run from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. Please contact Madison Holtner at 403-328-8186 for more information.

Client Socials

Client socials are held monthly at the office. All clients are encouraged to come out and have some fun with other people who have been infected or affected by HIV/Hepatitis C. These events range from barbeques to recreational activities. Keep checking back as the events will be posted above.

Past Events

Spring for Life 2016

Our annual Spring for Life Campaign was held March 16 – 18 and was met with much success!!! Thank you to everyone who purchased daisies!!

2nd Annual Condom Couture Fashion Fundraiser

We hosted our 2nd annual Condom Couture Fashion Fundraiser on November 27. Thank you to everyone who attended, all of our community partners and sponsors. This event is a unique and fun way to educate the community on HIV and other STI’s. Garments made of condoms and other safe sex materials donned the runway and wowed the crowd. A special thank you to Mama Didi and the Haus of Didi for hosting the event and providing stellar entertainment!

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil

We hosted our annual candlelight vigil on Sunday, December 1st at 7:00 pm. This year we were very happy to have Aaron Maluwa as our special speaker. Aaron is the Director of Mtengatenga Postal and Telecommunication Museum, Museums of Malawi. Aaron spoke about the role the museums of Malawi play in the HIV/AIDS pandemic and the connection the city of Lethbridge has to this important work.

Client Socials

Our annual Thanksgiving Party was on Wednesday, October 5th at 1:00 pm. Thanks to everyone who attended!

Annual General Meeting

Our 2015-16 AGM was held on Tuesday, June 21.