Living Positive is happy to provide education to groups or individuals.



Find contacts and informations for shelters, assistance and personal needs.



Do you have a skill or provide a service that could benefit vulnerable members of our community? Let us know!



Financial donation are always needed and appreciated, but you can also help us out by donating items.


Please note there has been increase number of phishing activities from our website.  Phishing emails and text messages may look like they’re from our organization, but please double check the email and number that they are being sent from. If the email addresses are not from one of the email addresses listed on this website, report them as junk and block the sender.  You may also call the office number (778 753 5830) to confirm if an email has been sent to you.  We apologize for the confusion.


We are now open for Drop In, 2 – 4 pm on weekdays!

Please be aware of changes in our protocols and service deliveries that we are implementing to ensure the safety of all of our clients. We are still providing supplies by appointments. This includes supplies such as harm reduction supplies, menstrual products, Take-Home-Fentanyl test strips, Naloxone kits, and used needle drop offs. We are still unable to provide any food and nutrition supplements at the time. For more information or to book a supply pick up, please contact us either here, email us at, or call us at 778 753 5830.

All our Harm Reduction Workshops are also available to be booked online. In-office drug checking services and Drop In STI Testing services are not available at the moment.

If you have any questions regarding the Health and Wellness/support service program, please contact

We will provide updates as they come. Thank you for supporting and being with us throughout all of this! Take care, and all our best to you from the Living Positive team.


Our Mission

To provide harm reduction, prevention and education resource, and supportive services that focus on individual and community health and wellness to anyone living with, affected by, or at risk of HIV, Hep C, or related health issues.

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Financial donations are always needed and appreciated, but you can also help us out by donating items.


Drop In STI Testing

LPRC is now offering a free, confidential STI testing on the last Tuesday of every month, between 2PM to 4PM, out of our office space. We offer full STI screening for anyone. To ensure your spot, or to get more information, please call 778 753 5830 or email us at This service is not available until further notice. For urgent STI questions and concerns, please contact us at the details provided. *Due to COVID-19 guidelines, we are unable to provide STI Testing at the moment*



Living Positive Resource Centre
255 Lawrence Avenue
Kelowna, BC  V1Y 6L2

Telephone: (778) 753-5830
Fax: (778) 753-5832
Office hours:
Monday to Friday

10AM-12PM (Appointment Only) 
2PM-4PM (Harm Reduction Pick Up)
2PM-6PM (Drug Checking FTIR Service)

We are closed every day from 12PM-1PM for lunch.

Our Team Members

Fahmy Baharuddin
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Executive Director 

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Katie Sokil
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Health and Wellness
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Tamara Jansen
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Health and Wellness Navigator
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Stacey Squires
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Arik Kreipe
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Harm Reduction Education Facilitator
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Davis Wiggs
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Men’s Health Initiative Program Coordinator
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