159 Mile End Road
Public phone: 020 7791 2855
Website URL: http://www.positiveeast.org.uk
Service offered: We are the largest HIV charity in London, providing services for people living with or affected by HIV. Our main office is in Stepney Green but you can access the services we deliver in many places across East London. Our aim is to be there for you whenever you need information, advice and support. Our HIV prevention service offers free, fast and confidential HIV tests. No need to book, just turn up, we do a rapid blood test and you'll get the result immediately. We offer HIV tests in more places than anyone else in London. Not only that, our trained staff will offer support to help change any behaviour that might put someone at risk of HIV or STI's. Our support services include recently diagnosed support including treatment advice, welfare rights and housing advice both face to face and over the phone, peer support, support groups, counselling complementary therapies and drop in services. We offer volunteer opportunities in all our teams. Opening Hours Mon-Thurs 9.30am-8pm / Fri 9.30am-5pm / Sat 11am to 3pm (Testing Clinic only)
Target group: People living with or affected by HIV/AIDS/people seeking information about HIV or a test.
Area served: Support services are for people who live or access their HIV treatment in east London. HIV testing is open to all
How to contact: Drop-in, phone, email or referral from health professional/other agencies
Monday: 9.30am – 8pm
Tuesday: 9.30am – 8pm
Wednesday: 9.30am – 8pm
Thursday: 9.30am – 8pm
Friday: 9.30am – 5.30pm
Weekends: Saturday testing clinic only 11am to 3pm.
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Drop-off point outside front of building with level access. Additional parking available with car park at rear of building, but no level access. Lift available to all floors
Languages other than English: French, Italian, Spanish, Swahili, Luganda and access to interpreters
Charity number: 1001582
Year established: 2005
Staffing: 29 staff + 90 volunteers.
Public transport: Stepney Green Station (District/Hammersmith & City). Bus 25/205
Record last checked: 03 September 2018