HIV Stigma and Discrimination in Manitoba: The Stigma Index

Please complete this confidential survey if you have chosen not to participate in this study. You will not be requested to include any information that will identify you.

Your answers will help us to understand how we can make it easier and more comfortable for people living with HIV to share their experiences of stigma and discrimination.

By submitting the survey it is implied that you have given your consent. It will take approximately 5 minutes to complete the survey.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this survey, please contact Gayle Restall at

* 1. Are you 18 years of age or older, and have been diagnosed as HIV positive for at least six months, and are a resident of Manitoba

* 2. Were any of the following reasons why you did not participate?
Please check all that apply

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Not Interested
No time
Concerns about confidentiality

* 3. What could we do to make it easier for you to participate in this type of study?