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Walmart, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition, AIDS Healthcare Foundation Host HIV Testing Events on World AIDS Day, Dec. 1

Walmart and the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) are united in a mission to increase access to HIV testing and resources, and are committed to working towards a future free from AIDS. To honor World AIDS Day, Walmart and EJAF are working together, along with the Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition and AIDS Healthcare Foundation, to offer free HIV testing, education materials, and community resources on Dec. 1 during four concurrent parking lot testing events at Walmart locations in Atlanta.

The events will focus on expanding access to testing in local communities, a vital first step at effective prevention and treatment for people living with HIV. As part of Walmart’s focus on advancing health equity, the company has renewed its commitment to focus on eradicating HIV/AIDS through education, access to testing and partnerships to raise awareness of available resources.

Information on the locations and times, as well as the Walmart and EJAF representatives, can be found below.

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Walmart, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition, AIDS Healthcare Foundation Partner to Host Free HIV Testing at Metro Atlanta Locations on World AIDS Day

WHAT:
As part of Walmart’s mission to provide accessible and affordable, human-centered care while improving health equity and outcomes, the company has renewed its commitment on helping eradicate HIV/AIDS through education, access to testing and partnerships to raise awareness of available resources.

Walmart and the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) are partnering, along with the Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition and AIDS Healthcare Foundation, to offer free HIV testing, educational materials, and community resources during four parking lot testing events at Walmart locations in Atlanta. The events are in recognition of World AIDS Day and will focus on expanding access to testing in local communities, a vital first step at effective prevention and treatment for people living with HIV.

Testing is free for all consumers and on a first-come first-served basis. No reservations or health insurance required.

  • Dr. Wig, Chief Medical Officer, Walmart
  • Anne Aslett, Chief Executive Officer, Elton John AIDS Foundation
  • WHEN: December 1, 2021

    WHERE:
    Walmart, 835 M.L.K. Jr Drive NW, Atlanta, GA
    TIME: 10 am – 1 pm
    By Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition

    Walmart, 844 Cleveland Ave, East Point, GA
    TIME: 2 pm – 5 pm
    By AIDS Healthcare Foundation

    Walmart, 1801 Howell Mill Road NW, Atlanta, GA
    TIME: 10 am – 1 pm
    By AIDS Healthcare Foundation

    Walmart, 6149 Old National Highway, College Park, GA
    TIME: 2 pm – 5 pm
    By Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition

    Last updated on December 1, 2021

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