We were so proud to premiere the WNCAP Mini-Docs on World AIDS Day 2020. This series of short documentaries, produced by Asheville-based filmmaker Francine Cavanaugh, tells the inspirational stories of some of the folks we serve. Scroll down for descriptions of the Mini-Docs, along with links to view them on YouTube.
Our feature Mini-Doc, “The People We Serve” is a look at the diverse individuals who are part of the WNCAP family.
Click here or on the image above to view “The People We Serve”
Jade is a WNCAP client from Shelby, NC who works closely with her case manager, Marsha, to stay engaged in medical care.
Click here or on the image above to see “Jade: Medical Case Management”
Maxine is a WNCAP community navigator who volunteers her time spreading awareness about HIV and holding free community testing events around Shelby, NC.
Click here or on the image above to see “Maxine: Know Your Status… Build Community”
Giovanni has played many roles at WNCAP: client, volunteer, case manager, and now Lead Community Navigator.
Click here or on the image above to see “Giovanni: Thriving with HIV”
The WNCAP office in Franklin, NC serves Macon County and the other far western counties of our state.
Click here or on the image above to see “Harm Reduction in Far Western NC”
Miss Betty is a 93-year young retired nurse who volunteers in our Franklin office assembling harm reduction kits for people who inject drugs. She is also the recipient of our inaugural Harm Reduction Ally of the Year Award.
Click here or on the image above to see “Miss Betty: Volunteers Spread Love”.
Jody was diagnosed late in life. As a client, community navigator, and advocate, she found a new purpose: empowering others living with HIV.
Click here or on the image above to see “Jody: Advocacy is Empowerment”.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused demand for all WNCAP services to skyrocket, and the level of need has NOT come back down. Click here to help our friends stay healthy, housed, and fed during this difficult time.