Press Release: Taoiseach launches new mobile HIV and STI screening service for Leinster            

A new mobile HIV and STI screening service for Leinster has been officially launched by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar today. The service, known as “Equal: Check and Chat” will provide rapid HIV and other STI screening services at community locations in Dublin and surrounding counties. Inviting the Taoiseach to cut the ribbon at a launch event […]

Press Release: Peer-led HIV and sexual health service to benefit trans and non-binary people amidst worrying levels of HIV in Ireland

Review of Sexual Health Strategy timely given rising HIV and STI rates, says charity

Press Release: For immediate release HIV Ireland has today welcomed the publication of the review of the National Sexual Health Strategy as timely, noting the continued reported rise in rates of HIV and STIs in Ireland. The review was commissioned by the Department of Health in advance of the preparation of a new National Sexual […]

Press Release: Procurement of sufficient monkeypox vaccine supply must be an urgent priority for Government, says HIV Ireland

HIV Ireland has today welcomed the publication by the HSE of a first-phase roll out of monkeypox vaccine for some people identified as most in need. Following the announcement that current stocks of vaccine will not meet demand, HIV Ireland is calling on the Government to take urgent action to procure additional vaccine stock as […]