Wear Body Positive

Who We Are

Wear Body Positive is a self-help organisation which was established in 1989. We are conveniently situated in the City Centre of Sunderland, offering easy, convenient and unobtrusive access to anyone.

We offer support and help to anyone affected or infected by HIV/AIDS, including friends, families, carers and partners. Help and support is offered by staff and trained volunteers. in strict confidence.

We also provide information on subjects relating to HIV/AIDS, safer sex and safer drug use, to both individuals and to groups.

What We Do

We provide many different services which are provided under the project headings of Wear Body Positive, Prison Support Unit and Gay Men's Health Project. Each of these projects provides these services.

Personal Listening

Emotional Support

Home Visiting

Help in the Home

Volunteer Training

Housing and Legal Advice

Social Support

Welfare and Benefit Information

Buddy Support

Public Information Service


Night Sitting

Pet Care

High Care Management