Young Adult Specialty Services

UNM Truman Health Services is New Mexico’s leading provider of HIV-related primary care and complementary therapies. As a NCQU Patient Centered Medical Home, we are committed to improving the health and quality of life of anyone living with HIV, whatever age they may be.

HIV Infection in Young Adults

The National Institute of Health estimates that over 20% of all new HIV infections occur in youths from 13 to 24 years of age. Those who are at a higher risk include:Young Gay Men

  • Young men who have sex with other men
  • Intravenous drug users
  • Anyone who engages in unprotected sex
  • People who are bi, transgender or gender nonconforming

At UNM Truman Health Services, our health care professionals specialize in HIV care and are highly respectful to your right to privacy and your human dignity. We provide personalized, private care regardless of insurance.

HIV Prevention and Outreach in Albuquerque

HIV is 100% preventable, especially for young adults. Ways to prevent HIV infection include:

  • Using condoms
  • Always using clean needles
  • Getting tested often and between sexual partners

At UNM Truman Health Services, we provide FREE testing at local high schools to encourage frequent testing among young people.

If you would like to schedule a FREE testing appointment or set up outreach services at your school, contact us today.

Young in Albuquerque?
Get tested for HIV at UNM Truman Health Services today.
505-272-1312