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HIV Prevention & Awareness


Test Positive? What To Do Next?

Talk with Missouri Highlands’ Testing Outreach Coordinator. Why?

  • The Coordinator helps to link individuals with free HIV testing
  • Can assist with scheduling appointments with medical providers to discuss the use of PrEP to remain HIV free
  • If a client tests positive the coordinator will help them enter treatment services
  • Coordinator can also provide resources to help pay for PrEP If the person is unable to afford the medicine
  • Education, Risk Reduction Interventions, Condom Distributions and STD awareness materials
HIV Education

Prevent HIV with PrEP

What is PrEP? PrEP stands for Pre-exposure prophylaxis. It is a highly effective medication for preventing HIV. PrEP can be a pill or shot that reduces your chances of getting

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HIV Education

Color Out Stigma Color Run 2023

MISSOURI HIGHLANDS HEALTH CARE’S COLOR OUT STIGMA COLOR RUN Step into the vibrant world of Missouri Highlands Health Care’s Color Out Stigma Color Run in Poplar Bluff, Missouri!  This event

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HIV Education

Why HIV? Why Now?

Why HIV? Why Now? In the Early 1980s, HIV ( Human Immunodeficiency Virus) first showed up in the Gay community ( MSM = Men who have sex with Men); it

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HIV Education

H in HIV = human

The H in HIV stands for human. #HIV can affect anyone regardless of their sexual orientation, race, gender, or age. Let’s educate ourselves and one another about the facts and

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“This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number H8H44994 and title Ending the HIV Epidemic – Primary Care HIV Prevention for grant amount $1,047,289.99. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.”