Positive East is London's largest community-based HIV charity. Every year more than 10,000 people get in touch with Positive East for support, advice, information and HIV testing. They do so in the knowledge they'll receive a warm and friendly welcome. For over 20 years they have successfully provided a range of practical and emotional support services for people living with and affected by HIV in East London.

Services for Tower Hamlets residents include: 

HIV Testing

Rapid weekly HIV testing clinics at the Tower Hamlets office, and across East London.

Tower Hamlets clinic days and times:
Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30pm
Saturdays, 11am-3pm

159 Mile End Road, E1 4AQ

Other services available from Positive East:

Sexual health Counselling 

If you are worried about becoming infected with or transmitting HIV because of the risks you are taking during sex, counselling might be an option for you.  Our counselling uses a range approaches that help you address the issues that affect the risks you take. 

To discuss whether counselling is appropriate for you, contact Andre at 020 7791 9333 or by email at andre.smith@positiveeast.org.uk.

Outreach and information 

Positive East offer outreach services to commercial venues and events across the borough and beyond, visiting bars, clubs, businesses, markets and much more to provide sexual health advice, condoms and information about testing and other services.

For information on where, check out our events calendar.