The Chatham CARE Center, will offer free HIV testing on Thursday, June 27, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., in observance of National HIV Testing Day. Testing will take place at Wells Park (38th Street between MLK, Jr. Blvd. and Montgomery Street in Savannah). Testing will be done without the use of a needle and those tested will get results in about 20 minutes. A follow-up visit will be scheduled for anyone who tests positive and counseling will be made available to those individuals.
The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that one out of five people living with HIV/AIDS in the U.S. is unaware of their HIV status. National
Testing Day is an opportunity for people to learn of their HIV status and to gain knowledge to take control of their lives. The Chatham CARE Center is pleased to offer free HIV testing as part of this global effort.
For more information, please call 912-353- 3128 or 912-353-327