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Taking and HIV test is the only way that you can be sure of your HIV status. The test is quick and safe and does not involve drawing blood, a needle stick or pain. Our well-trained testing staff uses the Uni-Gold Rapid Test that will provide your test results in 10 minutes. You should consider getting tested for HIV if you have ever had unprotected sex with a man or a woman, shared needles or syringes or had any sexually transmitted infections like chlamydia, gonnorrhea or syphilis. Hours for are Testing Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm.  On Tuesday nights we offer testing until 9:00 PM.  We can arrange other dates and times to meet your needs.  Contact the Testing Coordinator at 803-779-7257.

The procedure is very simple.

Step one:
Involves the collection of personal information and signing a consent form
Step two:
Includes a simple finger prick. The certified lab technician will explain the testing process
Step three:
Safer Sex education and a plan for how to reduce your risk of being infected will be discussed