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 and Fridays between 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Clinics occur in the mornings and afternoons on Monday and Friday. Appointments are on a first-come first-serve basis and will be very limited at this time. There are no walk-in appointment slots available. We are currently prioritizing patients who need treatment. Continue to check the website for updates.
- Creighton, Whitcomb, Broad Rock, Hillside, Gilpin, and Fairfield resource centers are currently closed.
STI Clinical Services
STI clinic hours have temporarily changed. You may still call for a same-day STI appointment by calling (804) 482-5500 on Mondays and Fridays between 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Clinics occur in the morning and afternoon on Monday and Friday. Appointments are on a first-come first-serve basis and will be very limited at this time. There are no walk-in appointment slots available. We are currently prioritizing patients who need treatment. Continue to check the website for updates.
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.
The Tuesday evening STI screening-only clinic has resumed walk-in services.
Richmond City Health District offers free express STI/HIV screening for asymptomatic clients every Tuesday evening from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. Walk-ins are available on a first-come first-serve basis until we reach capacity. Treatment services are not available at this clinic.
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.
Monday and Friday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 10:00 AM - 09:30 PM
Saturday: 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
208 E. Clay Street, Richmond VA 23219
Chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, and HIV
LOCATIONS & HOURS
400 E. Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Same-day STI appointment:
Call (804) 482-5500 on Mondays and Fridays between 8:00 am-12:00 pm.
Tuesday evening STI screening only clinic:
Walk in using the Main Street entrance on Tuesdays between 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm.
PrEP (which stands for pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a daily medication that is highly effective 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.
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, discreetly packaged test kit sent to your house. For questions regarding this program, contact Bryan Collins at (804) 864-7948.
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.
Need help finding resources?
Call (804) 205-3500 or 211
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