PrEP – Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
Did you know that if you are HIV negative, taking a pill every day can prevent the transmission of HIV by 99% from and HIV positive partner to an HIV negative partner??
It’s true! And if you feel you are someone who may be at risk of coming into contact with HIV (whether through sexual activity or intravenous drug use) – COME TALK TO US! Let us help you decide if PrEP is right for you.
Want to learn more?
There are some great community resources for people to learn more about PrEP you could add to your website:
PrEP School– http://hivnow.ca/ this website was developed by the AIDS Committee of Toronto.
CATIE – http://www.catie.ca/en/fact-sheets/prevention/pre-exposure-prophylaxis-prep – Canada’s source for HIV and Hep C informtion
The Sex You Want- PrEP – https://thesexyouwant.ca/prep/
This page is developed by the Gay Men’s Sexual Health Alliance and is part of a larger campaign to help educate gay and bi men about different HIV prevention options. The GMSH is a provincial organization that supports community-based organizations that do HIV prevention work with gay and bi men.
Women and PrEP: What You Need to Know – http://www.whai.ca/women-and-hiv-in-ontario/prevention
This resource was developed by the Women’s HIV/AIDS Initiative specifically for cis and trans women who may be interested in PrEP. WHAI is similar to the GMSH and supports community-based organizations that do HIV prevention work with women.
PrEP Facts – https://prepfacts.org/
This project is a collaboration of San Francisco AIDS Foundation, San Francisco Department of Public Health, Project Inform, Be The Generation, Gilead Sciences and other local health agencies, community-based providers, and PrEP advocates, like Jake Sobo.
- Birth Control Options
- Emergency Contraception
- HIV Testing & Prevention
- IUD Insertions & Removals
- Pregnancy Testing & Options
- Sexually Transmitted Infections
- Transgender Healthcare
- Other Services