What is PEP?
Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) is an emergency medication for people who are HIV-negative and may have been exposed to HIV. If you think you were exposed to HIV, call the DC PEP Hotline at (202) 299-3PEP (3737) The Hotline is available 24/7: speak to a medical provider, and start PEP fast!
How do I get PEP?
To get started on PEP right away, call the DC PEP Hotline at (202) 299-3PEP (3737). The Hotline is available 24/7 and has medical providers ready to talk with you about your need for PEP and get you started right away.
Who can qualify for PEP?
Only DC Residents over 18+ years old. See more details below in the FAQs section.