In Observance of National HIV Testing Day, Family Planning of South Central New York is offering free, confidential Rapid HIV testing and counseling through the rest of the week.

The testing is being offered at the group's health centers:

117 Hawley Street, Binghamton

37 Deitz Street, Oneonta

5 Cortland Street, Norwich

The test is a little prick of the finger for a drop of blood and results are back in 20 minutes.

Patients will also receive counseling on how to identify and reduce the risk of HIV infection.