For People With a New HIV Diagnosis

This resource provides advice and reassurance for people newly diagnosed with HIV in Australia.

Getting Started

At any time you can jump ahead to the final page, which lists sources of help and advice in your state or territory.

‘Virtual hug’ video messages

You might also like to watch our four virtual hugs, created by people living and thriving with HIV, for people who have just received a new diagnosis. They talk about what you might be feeling, what to expect, and where you can find support.

Artwork by Daniel Cordner
Cristian Cortes is a Latin-American gay man with HIV
Sarah Feagan is a bisexual woman living with HIV
Anth McCarthy is a heterosexual man living with HIV
Emil is a Filipino-Australian gay man living with HIV