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Fast-Track Cities June 2020 update

30th June 2020

Black lives matter As protests against racial injustice continue across the world, we’d like to make clear that the Fast-Track Cities London team stands firmly in solidarity with the Black community and the essential movement towards true equality, cooperation, respect, and inclusion. We believe our greatest strength is in standing together. We refuse racism, hatred […]

HIV testing for people who are homeless

9th June 2020

What happened? The COVID-19 pandemic has meant London has been working together to bring many people who experience homelessness into hotels across the city, so they can stay safe. This presented an opportunity to test many of these people for HIV and some other sexually transmitted diseases. Fast-Track Cities London has supported the Find and Treat homeless […]

Fast-Track Cities case study: Living Well improvement project

5th June 2020

  What was the original proposal? Living Well proposed to work with London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust and various local voluntary sector partners. The project, called Connect Well, aims to support people living with HIV who may be experiencing loneliness and isolation. The original proposal was that this would be done face to […]

Fast-Track Cities April 2020 update

29th April 2020

Fast-Track Cities improvement projects Given this is such a challenging time for people and organisations, it has been fantastic to see so much creativity happening. We’ve seen how charities, clinicians and our statutory partners are continuing to support people living with HIV and carry on their vital services. The improvement community is made up of […]

Fast-Track Cities message from the Chairs 1 April 2020

1st April 2020

A message from the Co-Chairs of Fast-Track Cities London This is a challenging time for people and organisations all around London. It’s inspirational to see how people have come together to support all Londoners and particularly people living with HIV. Health transformation work across London is largely being paused, to make sure the maximum number […]

Working together to get London to zero HIV stigma

22nd January 2020

London has always taken an innovative approach to tackling HIV. London has got to where it is today by a mix of highly effective treatment, some of the best testing and diagnosis in the world, a combination of prevention methods and the huge range of organisations in London supporting and advocating on behalf of people […]

Have your say on Fast-Track Cities work to get London to zero HIV-related stigma

18th December 2019

  Working together towards a stigma free city Despite all the advances in clinical care, we know that for people living with HIV life can be difficult because of stigma and discrimination. HIV stigma is often based on an outdated idea about HIV and compounded by discrimination of other characteristics such as gender, sexuality, race, […]

New £3 million HIV improvement fund from Fast-Track Cities London

18th October 2019

Fast-Track Cities London is an international initiative to end the global AIDS epidemic by 2030, signed by the four London partners in 2018; London Councils, Public Health England, NHS England and the Mayor of London. From today, Friday 18 October 2019 organisations can apply to the Fast-Track Cities London £3 million HIV improvement fund. The […]