On Tuesday, 29 November in Kyiv took place the opening of the item, free and confidential HIV testing network “AHF Checkpoint”. This reports the press service of the KSCA.
The work item will be organized on specific model of service provision, in which:
- the client receives a short group or individual pre-test information and basic information about HIV and testing procedures;
- testing occurs by using rapid tests and contains detailed information on further steps that need to carry out HIV client to obtain necessary medical care in case of infection;
- testing is free.
“AHF Checkpoint.kiev” organized by the representative office of AIDS Foundation-USA in Ukraine – AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to expand access to HIV testing for all, with special attention to the needs of key populations. For HIV testing using rapid tests (results in 15 minutes). Testing is free and confidential.
Item will work on weekdays from 09:00 to 19:30 and Saturday from 11:00 to 19:00 at the address: street Petrovka, 5, of. 10.