Group Offers Free, Anonymous HIV Testing

EUGENE, Ore. — More than 5,300 people in Oregon are living with HIV. There are about 280 new cases in Oregon every year. To reduce that number, Lane County Public Health and the HIV Alliance are hosting a free anonymous testing service Thursday, June 26. Getting tested is the first step to finding out if … Continue reading »

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

EUGENE, Ore. — Local organizations offered free testing Thursday, Feb. 7 for National Black HIV and AIDS Awareness Day. Statistics show while blacks make up about 14 percent of the population, the group accounts for 44 percent of the nation’s new HIV infections. The Lane Community College Health Clinic was one of several locations offering … Continue reading »