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HIV at 50+ Take Action, Get Tested

ActionAIDS Testing:

267-940-5515 ActionAIDS.org AACO Hotline:

1-800-985-2437

The Facts:

• HIV infections are rising in older adults. • People ages 50+ accounted for 17% of new Philadelphia HIV/AIDS cases in 2010. • Over 38% of people living with HIV/AIDS in Philadelphia are over 50. • Condoms prevent sexually transmitted diseases, not just pregnancy. • Providers don’t talk to older adults about sexual health. • If you have unprotected sex, you are at risk for HIV infection. • If you ever used injected drugs or shared needles, you are at risk for HIV infection. • HIV testing is free and confidential. • Call 267-940-5515 for testing information.

Stay Protected!

• Use condoms • Get tested every 3-6 months • Get your partner tested • Lower your number of partners • Use clean needles


Free HIV Testing

Take Action, Get Tested ActionAIDS Center City Annex 1026 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 Walk-In Times: Mondays: 11 am - 1 pm Tuesdays: 10 am - 12 pm Wednesdays: 1 pm - 4 pm Thursdays: 12 pm - 2 pm Or call for an appointment: 267-940-5515 William Way Community Center 1315 Spruce St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 Call for testing times: 215-732-2220

ActionAIDS Testing:

267-940-5515 ActionAIDS.org AACO Hotline:

1-800-985-2437

HIV Ages 50 and Up  

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