South Africa Aims for 15 Million HIV Tests in 14 Months


Positive Heroes applauds President Zuma, the South African Ministry of Health and the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) for launching a campaign today to test 15 million South Africans by 2011 (up from 2.5million in 2009).


To find a public or private ARV site please go to the Treatment Action Campaign’s Antiretroviral Sites page or call the National AIDS Helpline on 0800 012 322.


Dr Reon van Dyk, Positive Heroes CEO said: “Let’s take part, help to normalise having an HIV test and encourage all South Africans to know and manage their status”.