County Offers HIV Tests
P.G. County Health Dept. | 6/25/2010, 11:44 a.m.
The Prince George's Health Department Announces National HIV Testing Day
The Prince George 's County Health Department will be honoring National Testing Day by giving free HIV tests throughout the weekend of June 25, 2010. Since 1995, the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA) sets aside June 27th as a National HIV Testing Day. The purpose of National Testing day is to promote early diagnosis and HIV-testing.
"Testing for HIV is instrumental in the prevention of the spread of HIV," said Health Officer Donald Shell, M.D., M.A. "I want to encourage all County residents to take advantage of this and o the r opportunities to get tested. We must all know our status."
Who: Prince George 's County Health Department
What: Informative displays and free HIV testing
Friday June 25, 2010
Cheverly Health Center
1st floor conference room
3003 Hospital Drive , Cheverly , Maryland , 20785
Time: 9:00am to 3:30pm.
1221 Mercantile Road,
Largo , Maryland , 20774.
9:30am to 2:30pm
Saturday June 26, 2010,
University of Maryland for Education Partnership
6200 Sheridan Street ,
Riverdale , Maryland , 20737
9:00am to 3:00pm.
Hillcrest Community Center
2300 Oxon Run Drive ,
Temple Hills , Maryland 20748
HIV and STD prevention presentation and literatures
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday June 27, 2010
Sword of the Spirit Praise Ministries
3300 Walters Lane ,
District Heights , Maryland , 20746
2:30pm to 4:30pm.
For additional information call 301-583-3700