Peer Navigation

What is Peer Navigation?

No matter where you live in Queensland and no matter where you are on your journey with HIV – newly diagnosed, just coming to terms with your diagnosis or in need of social connection – we are here to help you live well with HIV.

Our Peer Navigators are people living with HIV, and are highly trained and skilled at supporting others living with HIV.

They will guide you through understanding the virus, leaning about HIV treatments, and helping you better navigate the health system, even if you don’t have Medicare. They can provide information and experience about disclosing your status to others, together with your legal rights and responsibilities. Our Peer Navigators are also able to assist you in connecting with services such as testing, treatments, doctors, pharmacies and other allied health services. If needed, they can link you in with our treatment support team if you need help with matters relating to housing, finance or stigma, discrimination and more.

If you want to connect with one of our Peer Navigators, get in contact and we will link you with one of your team.  You’re not alone, we are here to help.

Meetings with our Peer Navigators can take place either in person or virtually. Get in touch today via phone, email, or through our instant messaging (bottom right of site).

Join The Program

You don’t need a referral to join, when you’re ready, simply fill out the application form and we will get in contact.  Everything we discuss is confidential.

Social Groups

We have several social groups that run at different times throughout the year. It’s a great place to meet others living with HIV and share stories and make friends.

Recently Diagnosed?

If you’ve been recently diagnosed with HIV, QPP is here to help with information and support to help at the start of your journey.

Our trained team is here to help you should you have any questions or need support. You can contact QPP toll free from a Queensland land-line on 1800 636 241 or (07) 3013 5555 nationally, email us at info@qpp.org.au or use our contact us form.

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