From may 12 to 28, in Kiev will be free to have an HIV test

С 12 по 28 мая в Киеве можно будет бесплатно пройти тест на ВИЧ

From 12 to 28 may in Kiev everyone will be able to take the test for HIV infection. This was reported the Deputy head of Kyiv city state administration Nikolay Povoroznik, the press service of the city administration. Near shopping malls, metro stations and places of recreation will run a team of psychologists, nurses, social workers and volunteers. The main purpose is to inform the population about HIV/AIDS and preventing the spread of infection.

“I strongly recommend the people of Kiev to take the opportunity at a convenient time free of charge, anonymously and confidentially, in a specially-equipped medical vehicle to obtain individual advice, to be screened for HIV infection using rapid tests and to learn about their HIV status in 15 minutes” – called Nikolai Poworoznik.

According to Povoroznik, 90% of people who tested for HIV in the context of such shares, took the test for the first time in my life.

Addresses and schedules of activities:

  • 14.05.2016 from 16:00 to 22:00, Podolsk R-n, Kirillovskaya str., kurenivsky Park (near main entrance)
  • 17.05.2016 from 18:00 to 22:00 Dniprovskiy R-n, Rusanovskiy Bulvar, 1 (the square near the monument to N. Gogol)
  • 19.05.2016 from 18:00 to 22:00 Goloseevskiy district, residential area Teremki-2, lyatoshinskogo str, (site of the shop “Velyka Kyshenya”)
  • 21.05.2016 from 16:00 to 22:00 Desnyanskiy R-n, a platform at the entrance to the Park of Friendship of peoples;
  • 24.05.2016 from 18:00 to 22:00 Obolonskiy R-n, the neighborhood of running water;
  • 26.05.2016 from 18:00 to 22:00 Goloseevskiy district, metro station “Lybidska”, Antonovich St., 176 (shopping center “Ocean Plaza”);
  • 28.05.2016 from 16:00 to 22:00 Dniprovskiy R-n, Trukhanov island, the area near the pedestrian bridge.