World AIDS Day in Brum

By November 28, 2016 No Comments

hiv-bus009Saving Lives, our volunteers and ambassadors will be undertaking health promotion around Birmingham on 1st December (World Aids Day), in co-operation with local partners Birmingham Heartlands HIV Service. We’ll be joined, too, by ​some of the Heartlands HIV Service’s nurses and staff – so look out for the team, and come and say hello!

The Saving Lives Big Red Double Decker Bus ​will be helping the team deliver its ​health promotion around Birmingham this World Aids Day. The team will be ​engaging in health promotion with visitors and patients at Heartlands, then moving on to a variety of other Birmingham locations.  They will be promoting Birmingham Heartlands HIV Service and Saving Lives’ TakeATestUK.com free postal HIV Testing Kits​.

Bus Schedule:

Thursday 1st December

  • 9am – 12pm: The bus will be stationary​ at​ Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, front entrance
  • 12.30​pm ​- 2pm: Perry Barr One Stop Shopping centre (Bus station) – health promotion engagement with shoppers
  • 2.15​pm -​ 2.45 pm: Birmingham City University Curzon St, Birmingham
  • 3.00pm: Bordesley Green College, Bordesley Green Roa​d
  • 3.30pm: Small Heath Church and local Gurdwara.  community engagement health promotion on the street
  • 4.15pm: African Village car park at Perry Barr Island
  • 5.30pm: Drop-offs and pick-ups of staff and volunteers
  • 7pm: Cathedral remembrance service
  • 8.30pm – 10pm: The Bus will park up on Broad Street and in the Gay Quarter Birmingham Town Centre

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