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HIV / AIDS Program
Vision and Mission
The vision of the Division of Disease Control, Bureau of HIV/AIDS is to significantly reduce the infection rates of HIV and viral hepatitis and provide quality services for those already infected/affected.
The mission of the Division of Disease Control, Bureau of a HIV/AIDS is to promote and protect the health and safety of all people in Florida through the development, implementation, and evaluation of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs.
Frequently Asked Questions
|Where can I get free condoms?||All Volusia County Health Department clinic locations have free condoms available to the public.|
|I am HIV positive and need services. Who can I contact about this? (or any other questions about care/meds/services, etc.)||Call 386-274-0500 ext. 0582 or 386-274-0537.|
|What is the difference between a rapid-HIV test and traditional HIV test?||The major difference between a rapid-HIV test and traditional HIV tests is the amount of time it takes for the results to be available. A rapid HIV test can take as little as 20 minutes for results while a traditional HIV test can take up to 4 weeks for results.|
|Are rapid-HIV tests available at all Volusia County Health Department clinic locations?||
Only the Daytona Beach location offers rapid-HIV tests. Other community
partners, including Outreach Community Care Network offer
|What is the cost for an HIV test?||The price for a traditional HIV test is $19 (cost subject to change) and the rapid-HIV test costs $20 (cost subject to change).|
Page last updated: 02/11/13