Contact Us
Bedford Daily Voice serves Bedford, Bedford Hills & Katonah
Return to your home site

Menu

Bedford Daily Voice serves Bedford, Bedford Hills & Katonah
Breaking News: Multiple Students Injured In Somers School Bus Crash
news

Westchester Participates In National HIV Testing Day

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- To mark National HIV Testing Day, the Westchester County Health Department and its Project WAVE (War Against the Virus Escalating) partners will offer free, rapid HIV tests on Friday, June 27, at the following locations:

Westchester County Health Department Yonkers District Office 20 S. Broadway, 2nd Floor 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Phone: 231-2500

Family Services of Westchester & Westchester Medical Center Corner of Gramatan and Lincoln avenues, Mount Vernon 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Phone: 493-1172

Open Door Family Medical Center 165 Main St., Ossining 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Phone: 502-1479

Port Chester Open Door Medical Center 5 Grace Church St., Port Chester 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Phone: 406-8207

“An estimated 1.2 million Americans are living with HIV, and yet one out of five doesn’t know it,” said Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler. “To find out your status, there are plenty of places in Westchester that offer free testing on a regular basis, like our Health Department clinics. The test is quick, simple and readily available, so there’s no excuse not to get one.”

The Westchester County Department of Health provides free, confidential, rapid HIV tests routinely at its HIV and STD clinics.

For more information, go to www.westchestergov.com/health and click on the clinic schedules link on the left.

WAVE works with more than 230 member agencies throughout the state to promote HIV counseling, testing and referrals.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Bedford Daily Voice!

Serves Bedford, Bedford Hills & Katonah

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.