Free HIV testing over the next three days - Tucson News Now

Free HIV testing over the next three days

(Source: Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation) (Source: Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Today is the first day of a three day event, ending on Saturday, June 27, which is national H-I-V testing day.  Officials here in Tucson want to make sure people take part in the nationwide campaign.

According to the CDC, in Pima County, more than 1,000 people are believed to be infected and unaware of it. 

The tests are free and confidential and you get results in 15 minutes.

There are several locations where people can be tested today through Saturday, June 27. Times and locations are listed below: 

-Walgreens - 4685 E. Grant Road and 1880 E. Irvington from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, June 25 and 10 a.m.. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 27. 
-COPE Community Services - 620 N. Craycroft Road and 1477 W. Commerce Court from 8:30 a.m.. to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 26 
-Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation at 3755 S. Euclid Avenue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 26 and 10 a.m.. to 3 p.m on Saturday, June 27. 
-Living Out Loud - 3130 E. Broadway Boulevard on Saturday, June 27 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

For more information visit www.saaf.org or www.hivtest.org

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