Around 20% of the estimated 100,000 people living with HIV in the UK remain undiagnosed. If someone with HIV tests early and starts treatment, they can expect to live a long and healthy life.
Now in its 5th year, HIV Testing Week (#hivtestweek) is an important national event which increases the opportunities for people to get tested for HIV and learn more about the virus.
Westminster City Council has a number of testing services available, and advice on good sexual health choices.
All-year-round HIV testing services are available in Westminster at the places below.
Central London Community Healthcare:
This service includes free postal HIV testing for gay men living in Greater London.
An information event, organised by SPECTRA is taking place at 2pm to 4pm in Westminster on Sunday 27 November at West London Gay Men’s Project CIC, St Charles’ Centre, Exmoor Street, London, W10 6DZ.