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The Aliveness Project

It is the mission of the Aliveness Project of North West Indiana to ASSIST, SUPPORT, and EMPOWER individuals infected and affected with HIV; to promote public awareness of the disease through EDUCATION and PREVENTION programs; to work for, with, and on behalf of the HIV infected population to confront discrimination; to promote compassion through advocacy and to accomplish our mission  in a culturally competent manner.

5261 Hohman Avenue
Hammond, Indiana 46320

Results in 2-Minutes

You don't need to plan your day around this appointment. Our rapid tests allow you to take the test and get results within minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Testing Available: 

Mon - Fri  8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Why do I get tested? I want to know that I'm being safe for myself and for my partners. I want to know my status.

Peace of Mind

Testing for HIV can help put your mind at ease and reduce the anxiety of not knowing. Both you and your partners will feel better.

It's a Good Habit

If you are sexually active, it's recommended that you get tested on a regular basis - at least once every three to four months.

Why get tested?

How do tests work?

The test is quick and easy. The test takes fewer than 2 minutes to get results!

Am I at risk?

Anyone who is sexually active is at risk for HIV. There are specific behaviors that increase, however all sexually active individuals should be tested regularly.

What happens if I test positive?

A member of our compassionate care team will work with you on next steps. HIV can be treated, and HIV-positive individuals can live long, healthy, and happy lives.

Can I bring my partner?

Yes, however, we prefer that each individual that is getting tested submit an appointment request form. This ensures that we have the resources ready to perform the tests when you arrive.

Will you tell my family?

These tests are completely confidential. We will only disclose test results to you and anyone that you explicitly give us permission to talk to, such as your doctor.

I have more questions...

We are happy to answer all of your questions! Give us a call at (219) 985-6170 anytime Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.