Title: 9th Annual POZ Cruise Wellness RetreatCity: Los AngelesState: CACountry: United StatesDates: 10/21/2006 – 10/29/2006Event Type: Special EventSubject: Peer Support; Persons with HIV/AIDS; Support GroupsDescription: This eight-day cruise aboard the Norwegian Star is a retreat for the HIV community, either straight or gay, and their friends and family. The group will be confidential and provide a safe, supportive learning and social environment as well as the opportunity to meet others living with HIV. Nelson Vergel, a 22-year survivor and nationally recognized HIV specialist will be the guest lecturer. He will talk about how to stay healthy and fit while living with HIV. For additional information access www.positiveconnections.org/cruise.htm#cruise.Sponsor: Center for Positive Connections.Contact: For additional information contact the Paul Stalbaum travel agent at (800) 735-0401, ext. 241 or e-mail: email@example.com contact the Center for Positive Connections by phone: 1-888-pos-conn (767-2666) or (305) 891-2066 or firstname.lastname@example.org or access the Web site at www.positiveconnections.org.Notes: Rates per person: Inside cabins: $565. Outside cabins: $735. Balcony: $929. Mini Suites: On request. Port taxes: an additional $222.88 per person.