Making it Count is the CHAPS national HIV prevention programme’s strategic plan to prevent sexual HIV transmissions among gay men, bisexual men and other men that have sex with men (MSM) in England.
Testing Technologies briefing
Find here the latest Making it Count briefing sheet on available HIV testing technologies. More »
Health and Social Care Act
Find here updates and links to documentation regarding the Health and Social Care Act 2012.. More »
The Knowledge, the Will and the Power is our 'sister' framework for HIV prevention among African people in England. More »
Safer Sex packs
The Lesbian and Gay Foundation (LGF) safer sex pack distribution scheme distributes over 1.12 million condoms and sachets of lubricant to over 80 venues across Greater Manchester every year. The packs are available in gay pubs and clubs as well as community settings and sexual health clinics. Loose condoms and lube are provided in gay saunas. Funding is provided by the ten NHS trusts across Greater Manchester in addition to a contribution from Manchester Pride. Evaluation demonstrated the importance of, and support for the scheme.The evaluation report - Proud to be Safe - provides a history of the scheme and key evaluation findings. Key to this success is the partnership between LGF, the commercial sector and public health sector.
News from NAM
- Treatment cascades show 90-90-90 goal within reach for some – but Eastern Europe lags behind Africa
- NHS hospital to carry out 'automatic' tests for HIV when you get a blood test
- Terrence Higgins Trust trustee to become its interim chief executive
- Improving access to, and completion of, hepatitis C treatment
- UK government reject Committee recommendations on PSHE
- UK: Is HIV Prevention Failing?