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AIDS Activities Coordinating Office (AACO)

ribbonEvery community in Philadelphia has been affected by HIV disease and AIDS. We support a range of programs to prevent and treat the disease. We work to make it easier for everyone to get the HIV services they need, including people who live in underserved communities.

From HIV testing to case management to community education, we are your first stop for HIV/AIDS support.


Services

Getting Tested »
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends all persons aged 13—64 get an HIV test from their doctor.

Program Services »
We develop, monitor and evaluate all HIV/AIDS-related care and prevention services in the eligible metropolitan area.

HIV 101 »
An introduction to HIV/AIDS.

Program Evaluation & Clinical Quality Management »
We gather, review and learn from high-quality data to improve access to HIV prevention and care services.

Data and Research »
Reports and disease trend data for download and use with attribution.

Health Information Hotline

Find out where you can get a free HIV test. Learn more about HIV disease and AIDS. Sign up for HIV programs and services:

1-800-985-2437
Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
English and Spanish. Interpreter services are available for other languages.

Callers outside Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware or Montgomery County can reach the Hotline at 1-215-985-2437.

Free Condoms

Philly has its own custom-wrapped condom: the Freedom Condom.

Find out where you can get the Freedom Condom. Learn how to protect yourself from sexually transmitted diseases like HIV, chlamydia and gonorrhea.

Links

Local HIV/AIDS resources:


Prevention and national surveillance information:


Information about treatment and clinical trials:


HIV/AIDS public policy:


Global information: