The Hivpoint website has some great resources and materials available to everyone. They can be accessed by clicking on the ‘Materials’-tab on the top of this page. By clicking on ‘Brochures’, you will find a wide variety of materials in many different languages. These are all free of charge.
Hivpoint’s helpline is closed today, Tuesday August 27th, 2019. Our phone line is open again tomorrow between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Read more about our counseling services here.
Hivpoint testing and counselling services are on summer break until August 5th, 2019. The services will continue normally starting August 5th, when the phone helpline, chat and walk-in testing will be open for the next time.
Have a wonderful and peaceful summer!
There are many myths about how HIV transmits, and most of these are based on false information. These help to keep the stigma around HIV and people living with HIV alive, so it is important that people take time to educate themselves on how HIV transmits – and not just believe the misconceptions! Some of the misconceptions can be traced ...
Hivpoint’s program for Helsinki Pride week includes: HIV rapid testing, prep-info and of course taking part of the Pride march and main event at Kaivopuisto.
The public health care system is starting to provide Pre-exposure prophylaxis treatment and affordable generic medicines are available now. The price for the medicine in Finnish pharmacies is now 75 euros for 30 tablets. It is getting more affordable, but it is still more expensive than in many European countries: for example, in Sweden and in Germany you can get 30 tablets ...
Every year Hivpoint organizes a number of wellness camps / adaptation training courses for people living with HIV in Finland. We receive feedback for all courses and the vast majority is positive!
In January this year, Hivpoint launched an exciting new health buddy program! The idea behind the program is finding passionate people to be ambassadors for Hivpoint’s cause. The health buddies go into their own communities to lead educational workshops on sexuality and sexual health.
Are you interested in sexual rights? Are you interested in advocacy? If so, apply to be a part of the group today!
Hivpoint is starting a Youth Advocacy Group this summer. Through the Youth Advocacy Group we want ...