Due to the stigma surrounding AIDS, the need for confidential testing has arisen. Fortunately, such opportunities now exist. There are now easy, confidential HIV testing kits that can be bought and sent to a lab. AIDS testing site information can be found by calling:
- National AIDS Hotline – 1-800-342-AIDS or 1-800-342-2437
- SIDA Hotline (Spanish) – 1-800-344-SIDA or 1-800-344-7432
- TTY/TTD AIDS Hotline (hearing impaired) – 1-800-243-7889
- National STD Hotline – 1-800-227-8922
For information on tests used to detect HIV, click here.
For information on symptoms of HIV/AIDS, please click here.