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HIV, sex and relationships stories

HIV doesn’t have to stop you having healthy sex, relationships or children. Hear people talk about having sex and relationships when they have HIV.

Portrait of a young man while at a park

Jordan shares his story about sharing his HIV status with his romantic partners: a sometimes daunting experience.

Portrait of a happy young man at home

James shares his story about how testing positive for HIV didn’t change his dreams and aspirations for the future.

Woman smiles at the camera as she stands beside a graffitied building down the city streets.

Elizabeth shares her story of how she rebuilt her life and got support from friends and family as a single mother living with HIV.

Young woman smiling in front of gray wall

Amahle shares her story about testing positive for HIV and embracing a healthier mindset and lifestyle while on antiretroviral treatment.

Photos are used for illustrative purposes. They do not imply health status or behaviour.