The HIV epidemic — where are we at?

Over the next four weeks, NZAF Executive Director Shaun Robinson will talk about the latest trends in the HIV epidemic, the vital behaviour of condom use, developments in testing and diagnosis, impact of treatment on prevention and the emerging findings about Pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP. View More

  • 📅17 September, 2014
  • 📁 General

Testing in Canterbury just got so much easier

Now you can get free HIV and STI rapid tests in two Christchurch locations. NZAF Te Toka opened its new offices to an enthusiastic crowd on 21 August. The relocation to 185 Peterborough St signals a new era of free rapid testing for HIV and STIs, as well as counselling for gay and bisexual men. View More

  • 📅4 September, 2014
  • 📁 General

LYC takes non-profit marketing award

NZAF's condom campaign, Love Your Condom, triumphed over competitors to win the not-for-profit category at the TVNZ NZ Marketing Awards 2014. View More

  • 📅2 September, 2014
  • 📁 Media

Inside NZAF: AIDS2014 — Changing the HIV conversation

Joe Rich, NZAF’s Communications & Marketing Manager and Jordon Harris, Programme Manager Community Engagement / Kaiārahi both attended AIDS2014, the 20th International AIDS Conference at the end of July. We let them catch their breath and then caught up with them to get their impressions. View More

Official opening of NZAF Te Toka

Join us at the official opening of NZAF Te Toka on Thursday 21 August 2014 View More

Living in South Auckland? Grab a Rapid Test on Thursdays

Each week on a Thursday, NZ AIDS Foundation counsellor Lyndon Moore sets up shop at Youthline Manukau Centre in Papatoetoe, ready to offer free rapid HIV, syphilis and Hepatitis C tests. View More

Men Living with HIV Connect

A co-facilitated eight week peer support group for men who have sex with men starting 27 August 2014. View More

REVIEW: Love is Strange (NZIFF)

'Love Is Strange', showing now at the New Zealand International Film Festival, is a beautiful, moving return to a style of storytelling and film-making seldom seen in today's myriad of Hollywood action blockbusters. View More

Clarification: WHO Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care

The Ministry of Health has told NZAF that the World Health Organisation (WHO) is aware of incorrect headlines and reporting linked to its recent recommendations on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV. “WHO is not recommending that all men who have sex with men must take PrEP,” said the Ministry, “but supporting it as an additional choice.” View More

NZAF to take its distinctive perspective to AIDS2014 Melbourne

New Zealand AIDS Foundation will attend the upcoming AIDS2014 conference in Melbourne, Australia. The team has several opportunities to present and share why our HIV prevention programme works. View More

NZAF’s Te Toka relocates to new address in Christchurch

Closed on Monday, reopens Tuesday business as usual. View More

Multidrug resistant gonorrhoea alert issued by Australian health authorities

Getting tested is recommended for gay & bisexual men as evidence suggests that they are more at risk and have significantly higher rates of gonorrhea compared to the heterosexual population View More

  • 📅4 July, 2014
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