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Heather McKenzie

Heather McKenzie

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Youth Outreach Educator
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Heather McKenzie is a Youth Outreach Educator with AIDS Vancouver Island. She provides education for youth around HIV, Hepatitis C, healthy sexuality, and harm reduction. She works across greater Victoria with various pockets of youth to promote greater levels of health and wellbeing for all young people in community. Heather strives to meet youth where they're at and regularly visits YES's Alliance Club, Out of the Rain Youth Shelter, and the Victoria Youth Clinic. She is also available to help folks navigate services in the community, in particular those around housing, healthcare, and harm reduction.
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That thing that hangs in the back of your throat is called the Uvula.

BC Ministry of Children and Family Development