results in a FLASH

A convenient, easy, free HIV self-testing option for sex workers, who identify as women. Get your result in 15 minutes.

who is it for?

FLASH project is available for sex workers who identify as women, are 18 or over and based mainly in the UK for sex work.

what is FLASH?

FLexible Alternatives to Self-HIV testing is a discreet, convenient and confidential way to test for HIV in the comfort of your own home.

simple and easy

It can be done in the comfort of your own home when it suits you. A small drop of blood is needed to get your result.

why test for HIV?

The benefit of regular HIV testing is that a positive diagnosis can be treated early. Find out more about treatment options to protect against HIV.

the stats

See our summary of the FLASH Evaluation. Thanks to all those who took part in the survey, interviews and helped promote it.

any questions?

FAQs on tests, results and confidentiality.

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