HIV Services

GLIDE HEALTH SERVICES provides free, confidential and friendly HIV TESTING AND COUNSELING.

Knowledge is Power. Know Your Status. 

 

Find out your HIV status in just 15 minutes. A small finger stick of blood is required.

HIV Services

  • Clearview HIV-1/2 Stat-Pak Antibody Test

  • HIV Risk Assessments

  • Risk Reduction Counseling

  • HIV Prevention Education, Information, and Referrals

  • Individual Harm Reduction Counseling

  • Overdose Prevention Training

  • Community Outreach

  • Harm Reduction Kits

  • Linkages to Care

Hours by Appointment or Drop In

As of February 1, 2013, GLIDE Health Services will now offer testing on the 5th floor in room 510 by appointment or drop-in during the following timeframes:


Monday - Thursday: 1:30pm - 4pm

Friday: 9:00am - 11:30am

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please call or e-mail  Paul Harkin,  HIV Services Manager at 415 674 5180 and pharkin@glide.org


2010 GLIDE HIV Services Statistics

  • Provided 640 HIV Counseling & Testing Sessions
  • HIV Prevention services distributed 18,000 condoms
  • Provided HIV Services to minorities: 35% African American, 11% Latino and 11% Asian
  • Continues to serve high risk hetero-sexual women and men
  • HIV Outreach Program conducted 418 hours of street outreach
  • HIV Services is staffed by one full-time, one part-time employee, and 12 volunteers

Some Characteristics of Our Population:

  • 57% of clients are homeless or transitionally housed
  • 33% of clients identify as LGBT 
  • 15% of our clients reported being Hepatitis C+

 

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Support HIV Services

Last year GLIDE was awarded $77,778 to provide HIV Counseling, Testing and Linkages to other services, and provided 639 HIV Tests. This year, due to Department of Public Health cuts, GLIDE has lost over half our funding and only been awarded $35,000 to provide 250 HIV tests. Furthermore, this funding is to be used exclusively to test gay/bi-men, transgender persons and injection drug users (IDU). GLIDE is committed to findng a way to continue to test high-risk heterosexual men and women too.

 

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$25 helps someone get tested today.

 

Want to Know More?

For more information about our HIV services, contact Paul Harkin or join GLIDE's HIV Services Facebook page for the latest info.

 

Email: pharkin@glide.org

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