PrEP is safe and effective
PrEP than 90% effective in preventing HIV infection if taken every day and can protect you from HIV if you wish to get pregnant with an HIV+ partner.
PrEP is under your control
You can use PrEP with or without your partner's knowledge and it is for people of all genders.
Protects only against HIV
Use condoms and clean needles and injection supplies to prevent other infections. Use birth control to prevent pregnancy.
Paying for PrEP
PrEP is covered by Medicaid, many health insurance plans, and assistance programs. Planned Parenthood of Greater New York can help you understand your financial options.
Think you might have been exposed to HIV in the last 3 days?
PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) is an emergency medicine you take to prevent HIV infection.
You must start it within 72 hours after a possible exposure to HIV.
HIV testing is available at all of PPGNY's health centers
Services are provided regardless of age, gender, immigration status, or ability to pay. Follow the link to learn more about HIV testing at Planned Parenthood.
HIV testing, PrEP, and PEP are available through our Mobile Health Centers
The Project Street Beat mobile health center serves the boroughs of New York City and the Plan Van mobile health center serves Nassau County.
Or call 1-800-230-7526