ACON launch pop-up rapid test site on Oxford Street
ACON has launched a new pop-up rapid HIV test service on Oxford Street today to coincide with Sydney’s Mardi Gras Festival.
The service will be operated in partnerships with Sydney Sexual Health Centre with the support of the NSW Ministry of Health, South East Sydney Local Health District, and the City of Sydney.
The service forms part of the ‘Test More’ element of ACON”s three-pronged Ending HIV campaign which encourages gay men to test more, treat early and stay safe with an aim of Ending HIV by 2020.
The new shopfront a[TEST] facility provides the community with a rapid test service which enables a result in around twenty minutes.
The new a[TEST] shopfront service for Mardi Gras will operate out of premises at 118 Oxford Street for six days a week from 11am –7pm between 10 February and 22 March.