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Screenings offered in Leon County for National HIV Testing Day

midday: Screenings offered in Leon County for National HIV Testing Day
midday: Screenings offered in Leon County for National HIV Testing Day
Posted at 1:27 PM, Jun 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-26 10:26:30-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)--National HIV Testing Day is Tuesday.

Health leaders say there are 1,289 cases of HIV in Leon County which ranks 16 out Florida's 67 counties.

They say the only way to know your status is to get tested. This also protects your health and the health of others.

Here are dates:

-- June 27, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m., HIV testing FAMU campus

-- June 29, 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. HIV 101 and testing at AMI Kids with Neighborhood Medical Center 

-- June 30, 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m., HIV 101 FAMU Upward Bound Program

-- June 30, 4 p.m. - 11 p.m., Community Partners Block Party Testing

Call (850) 606-8000 to schedule a free and confidential HIV test.