Now you can order a free HIV self-test!

The Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention (Black CAP) is piloting GetaKit, an HIV self-test delivery study. GetaKit by Black CAP is designed to make HIV self-testing available at NO-CHARGE to Toronto residents 16 or older who identify as Black gay, bisexual, transmasculine identified individuals and men who have sex with men.

GetaKit first launched in Ottawa July 20, 2020 to study the feasibility of a mail-out HIV self-testing program, and is run by a partnership of the University of Ottawa, Ottawa Public Health, MAX Ottawa, AIDS Committee of Ottawa and the Ontario HIV Treatment Network.

So, how do I get an HIV testing kit?

Step 1

Complete the registration to see if you’re eligible.

Step 2

Log into the GetaKit app and order your HIV self-testing kit.

Step 3

Receive your HIV self-testing kit in the mail.

Step 4

Report your results.