Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

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HIV testing and gay men

Rapid testing, self testing, barriers, access, frequency, the role of health promotion ... this new discussion paper aims to generate discussion of the wide range of HIV testing issues for gay men and other men who have sex with men.

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The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) is the national federation for the HIV community response. We provide leadership, coordination and support to the Australia's policy, advocacy and health promotion response to HIV/AIDS.

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Latest News

Us Mob and HIV

A new resource aims to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s health literacy in relation to HIV.

Published : 14/10/2014

New reports highlight need for action on Hepatitis C, STIs

Estimated deaths from hepatitis C related liver disease have more than doubled since 2003, according to the HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia Annual Surveillance Report.

Published : 18/09/2014

New phase of Your Body Blueprint

The latest phase of Your Body Blueprint has just been launched. The national campaign is designed to encourage and support people living with HIV to lead healthier lives, reduce the risk of illness, and enhance quality of life.

Published : 12/09/2014

New resource addresses faith, stigma and HIV

A new resource from AFAO aims to encourage greater participation of religious leaders and members of faith-based communities in Australia’s HIV response.

Published : 02/09/2014
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