[PDF] Practice guidance : supporting young people with HIV testing and prevention

National Children's Bureau
National Children's Bureau
Publication date:
24 May 2016


This document aims to enhance professionals’ confidence at recognising and responding to potential risk of HIV infection for children and young people. It covers identification of the need for HIV testing; referral for testing; support throughout the process; support for children and young people who receive a positive HIV diagnosis; and ongoing management of risk with young people, whatever their HIV status.