Positive East

http://www.positiveeast.org.uk/
Positive East provides services for all men who have sex with men (gay, bisexual and those who do not identify as gay). It is the largest community-based HIV charity in London, and offers information, advice, support as well as free, fast and confidential HIV tests.

Support Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)