HIV / AIDS
Links to organisations that provide support and information regarding HIV/AIDS:
BODY AND SOUL
Phone: 020 7923 6880
Body & Soul promotes the respect, dignity and wellbeing of children, young people and families living with and affected by HIV in an environment of aspiration. They provide a safe place that helps everyday people deal with the everyday challenges that HIV sets before them and the people they love.
Phone: 020 3137 3373
Living Well is a London based organisation aimed at
helping people living with HIV/AIDS improve their
quality of life. Living Well offers a wide range of free
health-related services that are designed to increase
confidence, improve decision making abilities, and
enhance self-esteem. Phone: 020 8746 2274.
TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST (THT)
Phone: 0808 802 1221
Lots of information and advice from the UK's largest HIV
and AIDS charity. This includes information on how to
avoid HIV and what to do if you think you've got it,
plus services and support for people living with
THT Direct Helpline: 0845 12 21 200.
NAM PUBLICATIONS (NATIONAL AIDS MANUAL)
General information on HIV/AIDS and how people are being
treated around the world.
NHS Choices is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.
WORLD AIDS DAY
The official site for World AIDS Day, which is held on
the 1st December every year.
NATIONAL AIDS TRUST
More useful information on World AIDS Day from its
organising group in the UK.
Includes a special section about HIV prevention plus
information on using condoms; types and sizes.