HIV / AIDS Program

Contact
For additional information on any of these services, call Kathy Luper, RN, at 252-237-3141. For additional information on HIV / AIDS visit the Center for Disease Control.

Free Services
Free services include:
  • Confidential HIV testing by appointment (Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm; Ph: 252-237-3141)
  • Educational programs to any community group
  • Rapid HIV testing for high-risk clients
  • Referrals to physicians and case managers
About the Program
HIV / AIDS has become a significant health problem in Wilson County. HIV is associated with other social problems such as drug abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, teen pregnancy, and poverty.

The HIV / AIDS Program offers:
  • HIV testing to the community
  • Educational outreach to any group
  • Services and support to those living with HIV / AIDS
Statistics
State statistics for Wilson County, updated in 2007:
  • Out of 100 counties, Wilson County is 17th for HIV in number of cases
  • Out of 100 counties, Wilson County is 12th for AIDS in number of cases