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Extra HIV testing drop-ins in August



The Sexual Health Prevention Team in Stoke-on-Trent are holding extra HIV testing drop-ins at the end of August!

The test is a quick fingerprick which takes just 20 minutes to give results.

The drop-in sessions will be held at Hanley Health Centre and the times and dates of the drop-ins are as follows:


Tuesday 27 August

6pm - 8pm

Hanley Health Centre (Garth St entrance)

Wednesday 28 August

6pm - 8pm

Hanley Health Centre (Garth St entrance)


Thursday 29 August

1pm - 4pm

Hanley Health Centre (main entrance)

Thursday 29 August

6pm - 8pm

Hanley Health Centre (Garth St entrance)


Friday 30 August

6pm - 8pm

Hanley Health Centre (Garth St entrance)

So why should you get a test?

  • Not everyone gets symptoms so you might have HIV and not know

  • People who start treatment early can expect to live a long, healthy life

  • People who are on effective treatment can't pass on the virus

  • It's free, quick and confidential

Find more information about our rapid HIV testing drop-ins visit www.20mintesting.co.uk.

See a demonstration video of the test below:


Got a question? Get in touch by calling 0300 123 0970 (option 3) or email lgbt@mpft.nhs.uk

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LGBT Stoke is a service provided by the Sexual Health Prevention Team from Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust