Free HIV Testing Honors Late Congresswoman

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(Stephanie Tubbs Jones/Courtesy: US Congress)

CLEVELAND — Six locations throughout Greater Cleveland will offer free HIV testing Thursday in honor of Stephanie Tubbs Jones.

The late congresswoman was an advocate for HIV/AIDS awareness during a time when a stigma meant many people went untested.

Thursday’s event is known as ‘Keep the Promise to Women,’ which is part of a nationwide ‘Keep the Promise’ initiative in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Anyone interested in the testing may visit the following locations:

  • Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center – 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    13944 Euclid Ave, East Cleveland, OH
  • The Free Clinic – 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    12201 Euclid Ave., Cleveland 44106
  • Care Alliance Health Center – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    1530 St. Clair Ave., NE, Cleveland 44114
  • AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    4700 Prospect Ave., Cleveland 44103
  • Lakewood Park, Women’s Pavilion – 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    14532 Lake Avenue, Cleveland 44107
  • Call & Post – 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    11800 Shaker Blvd. Cleveland, Ohio 44120

 

The event is spearheaded by the AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland.