Information on this page is to help you:

  • Get support if you are in distress or need to talk to someone

  • Learn more about HIV prevention, including PrEP, treatment as prevention and condoms

  • Get information about PrEP in languages other than English

Get Support

If you are in distress and need to talk to someone urgently, please contact one of these free services:

National telephone and web counselling for LGBTI people providing advice and support about mental health, relationships, isolation and coming out 
Phone: 1800 184 527 

Provides mental health advice and support 24 hours, 7 days a week, particularly to those experiencing anxiety or depression (online support available)  
Phone: 1300 22 4636 

Provides mental health and crisis support, particularly to those contemplating suicide (online support available) 
Phone: 13 11 14 

LEARN MORE about HIV Prevention

If you would like to know more about HIV prevention, particularly PrEP and treatment as prevention, we recommend visiting these sites:

Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations 
HIV prevention overview 

Get PrEP’D (National)
Information about PrEP for gay and other men (cis or trans), non-binary inclusive, who have sex with men 

Ending HIV (NSW)
HIV testing, prevention and treatment

#ComePrepd (Qld)
Learn more about PrEP and where to access it in Queensland

Safe sex for trans guys and their cis male partners 

National Association of People Living With HIV Australia 
News and resources about living healthily with HIV 

Learn more about PrEP and how to access it

PrEP’D for Change 
Learn more about PrEP and how to access it

U and Me Can Stop HIV
Information about HIV prevention and sexual health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, including resources about PrEP and for people living with HIV

prep fact sheets

AFAO PrEP Fact Sheet (English)

Want to read about PrEP in a language other than English?

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) has produced these fact sheets about PrEP for people from culturally diverse backgrounds:

AFAO PrEP Fact Sheet (Plain English)

AFAO PrEP Fact Sheet (Chinese)

AFAO PrEP Fact Sheet (Thai)

AFAP PrEP Fact Sheet (Vietnamese)

AFAO PrEP Fact Sheet (Indonesian)