HIV - Services, Sites & Resources

Key HIV Organisations: Victoria

  • Victorian AIDS Council/Gay Men's Health Centre ( Health promotion, support, information, services and links on HIV/AIDS )
  • Living Positive Victoria ( People Living with HIV peers support )
  • Positive Women ( support and advocacy organisation run by and for HIV-positive women)
  • Straight Arrows ( for heterosexual people living with HIV)
  • Victorian HIV/AIDS Service (Alfred Health services for people living with HIV/AIDS, and includes inpatient services, outpatients, HIV consultancy and CALD services among others)
  • NPEP ( Non-Occupational Post Exposure Prophylaxis: NPEP is a course of anti-HIV medication commenced within 72 hours of exposure to HIV and taken for 28 days with the aim of reducing HIV infection )
  • YEAH/Red Aware ( empowers young Australians to prevent the spread of HIV and STIs )

HIV Organisations: Australian

  • AFAO ( The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) is the national federation for the HIV community response and provides leadership, coordination and support to the Australia's policy, advocacy and health promotion response to HIV/AIDS.)
  • NAPWA (National Association of People living with HIV/AIDS)

HIV Health professional and research sites

  • WHO ( World Health Organisation: HIV/AIDS )
  • ARCSHS ( Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University )
  • ASHM ( The Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM) is a peak organisation of health professionals in Australia and New Zealand who work in HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections )
  • Burnet Institute ( Burnet is an Australian, not-for-profit, unaligned and independent organisation that links medical research with public health action )
  • Victorian Infectious Diseases Bulletin (Surveillance - Victorian Government)

Key HIV Resources

Other International sites