HIV Test Near You
HIV: Testing, support and advice
Testing for HIV is quick and easy, all it takes is a finger-prick test.
There are many ways to test in Bristol. You can access:
People can live with HIV for a long time without any symptoms , testing is the only way to know your HIV status.
If you have HIV, finding out means you can start treatment, stay healthy and avoid passing the virus on to anyone else.
PrEP and PEPSE
PrEP (Pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a preventative treatment for those who are HIV negative and is taken before sex to prevent getting HIV and is now funded as a free NHS treatment.
PEPSE (Post-exposure prophylaxis) is taken after a high-risk exposure to HIV and is free NHS treatment you take for one month. See out PEPSE page for more information and to check if you need PEPSE? Check by answering these questions
Locate a confidential service
Find your local Pharmacy or Clinic and book a confidential appointment.