New York State Launches Free HIV Home Test Giveaway

Apicha Community Health Center Jan 02, 2020  

Apicha CHC

Want to get tested for HIV, but in the confines of your own home? With a new statewide giveaway, you might be able to.

As part of the Governor’s plan to end the AIDS epidemic in New York State, the AIDS Institute has launched a statewide free HIV Home Test Giveaway (HHTG). The giveaway will launched on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 and will end on January 31, 2020.

The giveaway aims to address a gap in HIV testing among men who identify as gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men, and transgender or genderqueer/gender non-conforming people who have sex with men.

How to enter the giveaway

Once you register, you will be send a follow up email with a survey to complete. To register for the giveaway, you can do so here: http://bit.ly/SelfTest4HIV.

 

 

 


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