Harm Reduction Services
Comprehensive Harm Reduction Program
Sharing needles, syringes or other injection-drug equipment can result in HIV or Hepatitis C infection. Get information about Virginia’s free harm reduction resources, including clean needles and syringes, support services, HIV and hepatitis C testing and more.
Let’s Talk about HIV Testing
Let’s Talk About HIV Testing – VDH HIV & Hep C page
Who should get tested for HIV? How often to get tested? What kind of tests are available?
Get answers to these and more frequently-asked questions about HIV and STD testing. Also find FREE and low-cost testing near you.
Watch videos of real people sharing why they get tested.
Let’s Talk about Hepatitis C
Five Things To Know About STDs
- STDs are very common.
- STDs often show no symptoms. Many people with an STD don’t know it.
- Left untreated, STDs can cause serious health problems.
- Good news! All STDs are treatable (including HIV), and many are curable.
- To know for sure you are being tested, ASK to be tested!