HIV/AIDS & STD Education
The goal of the HIV/AIDS & STD Education programs is to reduce the number of people in Harnett County who become infected with sexually transmitted diseases. Through the Health Education Division, the Harnett County Department of Public Health provides education and risk reduction information to the public regarding the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV/AIDS.
Public Health Educators are available to respond to requests for information and to conduct educational sessions for the public. Please call the Health Education Division at (910) 814-6195 to request educational sessions or materials.
For more information on HIV/STDs:
CDC-Info (a service of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636) (English & Spanish) TTY: 1-888-232-6348
Provides assistance concerning personal health issues, including questions regarding personal risk or where to get an HIV test. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; free of charge.
AIDS Info (a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
Offers information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and research.
American Social Health Association
STI Resource Center Hotline: 1-800-227-8922 www.ashastd.org
Offers information on sexually transmitted infections.
North Carolina HIV/STD Prevention & Care Branch
Provides access to information about HIV, AIDS and other STDs in North Carolina 919-733-7301