Georgia has the eighth-highest number of cumulative AIDS cases in the country.
The Decatur nonprofit STAND Inc. is offering the OraQuick Advance rapid oral testing, counseling and referral services from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 4319 Covington Highway, Suite 117-A, in Decatur in the Omni Tech building in the back parking lot.
It also will offer free testing 3 to 7 p.m. on June 27-29 at the Walgreen store at 2320 North Druid Hills Road N.E., at North Druid Hills and Briarcliff (404-248-1793).
For more information, visit http://standinc.com or call 404-284-9878.
In Atlanta, the nonprofit Empowerment Resource Center will host its 5th Annual Take Charge. Get Tested event in Hurt Park, between Edgewood Avenue and Courtland Street, from noon to 6 p.m.
The Empowerment Resource Center health fair also will offer free food, fun, festivities, and HIV rapid testing. With rapid tests, participants get test results in 20 minutes. For more information, visit http://empoweryoungwomen.org.