STI/HIV Services

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Special COVID-19 Statement

Because Richmond City Health District is closely monitoring and responding to COVID-19, some of our clinical programs have closed or offer different hours.

  • STI clinic hours have temporarily changed. You may still call for a same-day STI appointment by calling (804) 482-5500 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Clinics occur on Monday afternoon, Wednesday afternoon, and Friday morning and afternoon. Appointments are on a first-come first-serve basis. However, there are no walk-in appointment slots available.
  • Creighton, Whitcomb, Broad Rock, and Hillside resource centers are currently closed.

STI CLINICAL SERVICES

STI Clinical Services

STI clinic hours have temporarily changed due to COVID-19. You may still schedule a same-day STI appointment by calling (804) 482-5500 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Appointments are available on Monday afternoon, Wednesday afternoon, and Friday morning and afternoon. However, there are no walk-in appointment slots available.

Resource centers are health clinics that offer STI screening and treatment, along with a variety of other services, available in public housing communities, Broad Rock Community Center, and Southwood Apartments. All services are offered to anyone and cost is sliding-scale based on financial availability. Please view our Resource Centers page to view availability and hours.

Screening-Only Clinic

The Tuesday evening STI screening-only clinic is open.

  • Asymptomatic STI screening: Chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, & HIV
  • Walk-in only; first-come, first-serve; Space is limited—doors will close once we reach capacity
  • Masks mandatory; you will be asked to leave if you remove your mask
  • Symptom and temperature screening at the door—this is to keep everyone safe
  • Doors open at 5:00 PM (5:00-6:30PM)
  • We will be using the Main Street entrance

There are other opportunities for free STI screening across the Richmond area offered by the following organizations. For even more testing sites, check out the CDC testing site locator.

Nationz Foundation

(804) 716-7597
Appointment only
10:00AM-6:00PM, Monday-Friday
4794 Finlay Street, Suite 1, Richmond VA 23231
Chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, rapid HIV

Minority Health Consortium

(804) 225-0820
Appointment only
10:00AM-4:30PM Monday-Friday and 6:00PM-10:00PM Wednesday
208 E. Clay Street, Richmond VA 23219
Chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, and HIV

Health Brigade

(804) 358-6343 ext. 1102
Appointment Only
9:00AM-5:00PM, Monday-Friday
1010 N. Thompson Street, Richmond VA 23230
Chlamydia, gonorrhea, and HIV

LOCATIONS & HOURS

400 E. Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Same-day STI appointment:
Call (804) 482-5500 on Mon., Wed., and Fri. between 8:00 am-12:00 pm.

Tuesday evening STI screening only clinic:
Walk-in only; first-come, first-serve
Space is limited—doors will close once we reach capacity.
Doors open at 5:00 PM (5:00-6:30PM)
Use Main Street entrance

HIV SERVICES

PrEP Program

PrEP (which stands for pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a daily medication that is highly effecting at helping prevent HIV. Richmond City Health District operates a program to help Virginia residents have access to PrEP medication.  If you’d like to learn more about PrEP and see if it’s right for you, fill out the "REQUEST INFO" form or contact the PrEP Coordinator at (804) 664-2125. Make sure to leave a voicemail and they will return your call within 2 business days. Learn more about PrEP.

HIV Case Management

We offer case management services and linkage to medical care to individuals with HIV infection. To learn how to get connected, reach out to our Non-Medical Case Manager at (804) 205-3750 or fill out the "REQUEST INFO" form.

At-Home HIV Test

Virginia Department of Health offers a free HIV home testing program for any man or transgender woman living in Virginia. In order to receive a test, click the button below to fill out a survey and have a confidential, discretely packaged test kit sent to your house. For questions regarding this program, contact Bryan Collins at (804) 864-7948.

REQUEST INFO

Resources

doingitrva

DoingItRVA is a coalition of nonprofit, government, and private sector partners who come together to support the community through collaborative efforts. The primary objectives of DoingItRVA are to coordinate the prevention and treatment of HIV and other STIs in Richmond, as well as provide education on sexual health and wellness.

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Learn more about the four most common STIs at the Centers for Disease Control:

 

Need help finding resources?
Call (804) 205-3500 or 211

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