Now you can order a free HIV self-test!

Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS) is piloting GetaKit, an HIV self-test delivery program. GetaKit by ACAS is designed to make HIV self-testing available for East & Southeast Asian people living in Ontario. You’re eligible if you are:

  • Any gender (cisgender, transgender, or non-binary)
  • Any sexual orientation (lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, heterosexual, etc.)
  • Any citizenship status including international student, temporary worker, or non-status
  • Age 16 years or older
  • HIV-negative or don’t know your status
  • Not enrolled in an HIV vaccine trial
  • Not diagnosed with a bleeding disorder

GetaKit first launched in Ottawa July 20, 2020 to study the feasibility of a mail-out HIV self-testing program, and is co-led by the University of Ottawa and the Ontario HIV Treatment Network (OHTN), with support from Ottawa Public Health, MAX Ottawa, AIDS Committee of Ottawa.

What’s involved?

Step 1

Register online

Step 2

Order your HIV test

Step 3

Do it at home

Step 4

Get your result