HIV testing is free, easy, fast and confidential
It involves only a simple blood test. A consultation fee is charged at non-bulk billing GPs.To make you feel comfortable there are many places you can go to get a HIV test:
- Family Planning Clinics
- Aboriginal Medical Services
- Sexual health clinics
- Community-based rapid HIV testing sites
- Have a Dried Blood Spot (DBS) HIV test sent to your home
June 7 Drop-in
This month the Pozhet Drop-in will be a men’s only event to celebrate Men’s Health Week.
Leo and Danny will be there to answer any questions and will demonstrate the DBS test. Free wifi and computer access.
Redfern Health Centre, 103 Redfern Street
2.00 – 4.00 pm
freecall 1800 812 404 or just drop in
Positive Life NSW are holding the next [+Connect] event on Thursday 25 May from 7pm untill 930pm at the Beresford Hotel, 354 Bourke St, Surry Hills.
To RSVP call Positive Life NSW (02) 9206-2179 or email email@example.com
[+Connect] is an inclusive social event for all people with HIV, their families and significant others to get together and celebrate life in a safe, accessible and friendly environment. Come along and meet others in a relaxing environment and expand your friendship networks.
Dried Blood Spot test (DBS )
HIV is now a manageable health condition. The first step to living a healthy life with HIV is to get tested. A Dried Blood Spot (DBS) test is a free, convenient, effective and confidential HIV test you can do at home. If you know someone who feels nervous about going to the doctor for a test – tell them about this new way of testing. [Read more…] about Dried Blood SpotTest
The next Pozhet Drop-In will be held on Wednesday 3rd May from 2-4pm, at Redfern Health Centre, 103 Redfern Street, Redfern
For more information or to RSVP, call our Freecall number
1800 812 404 or email Pozhet on firstname.lastname@example.org, or just drop in.
Free tea and coffee, there is free Wi-Fi and computer access and partners are very welcome to come along.