Resource Category: HIV & STI Prevention Tools

Safe Injection

Using a new, clean needle is the safest method of preventing HIV transmission if injecting drugs or other substances. Under New York’s needle exchange program,

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Plastic Wrap & Dental Dams

Plastic wrap and dental dams prevent transmission of HIV and STIs when used for oral-vaginal or oral-anal sex. Dental dams are latex squares available in medical

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Latex Condoms

Latex condoms (external condoms; “rubbers”) provide protection from HIV and other STIs (sexually transmitted infections). It is important to check the expiration date on the condom

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