World AIDS Day 2014

(BINGHAMTON, NY) – An estimated 35 million people are living with HIV/AIDS worldwide. World AIDS Day, which is celebrated annually on December 1, raises awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection. The theme for World AIDS Day 2014 is “Focus, Partner, Achieve: An AIDS-free Generation.”

In support of World AIDS Day, the Broome County Health Department will be offering anonymous rapid HIV testing. The testing will be provided free of charge and with no appointment necessary. The testing walk in hours will be 8:30 am – 11:30 am and 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm on Monday, December 1, 2014.
More information about World AIDS Day can be obtained at http://aids.gov/news-and-events/awareness-days/world-aids-day/. More information about anonymous HIV testing at the Broome County Health Department can be obtained by calling 607-778-2839.
11/25/2014 - 10:17am