Does it cost anything to join?
No, membership is completely free. In fact, we reimburse members’ travel expenses to attend meetings.
Will I meet people who are HIV positive?
Possibly. Many individuals of varying health status participate in the meetings. Not everyone who participates in the meetings is infected with HIV. The health status of members is not usually discussed.
When and where are the meetings held?
The PPG meets about six times a year, at locations that rotate around the state. For the date and location of the next meeting, consult the PPG Facebook Fan Page.
Are meetings open to the public?
Yes, all meetings are open to the public. Members of the public are provided an opportunity to speak at every meeting.
Do I need to be an HIV expert?
No, people from all walks of life participate in PPG. We need members with passion and a willingness to fight for the health of South Dakota citizens.