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HIV Testing


HOME is where the SWAB is...
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, we are offering free, contactless STI testing in the privacy of your own home! You can test for HIV (oral swab) and gonorrhea and chlamydia in your throat, anus, and urethra. The whole process takes less than an hour!
  • We bring the test kits to your front door in full PPE
  • You collect the samples in the privacy of your own bathroom: oral swab for HIV, throat swab and rectal swab for gonorrhea and chlamydia, and urine sample for gonorrhea and chlamydia
  • We take the tests to the lab
  • HIV test results in available in 20 minutes, other test results within a week
  • If positive, we help link you to treatment
  • We leave you a bag full of condoms and lube!
To make an appointment call 925-313-6117 or email: prepme@cchealth.org
FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY

¡Pruebas de enfermedades de transmisión sexual (ETS) en tu casa!
Para reducir la propagación de COVID-19, ofrecemos pruebas de ETS gratuitas en la privacidad de tu propia casa.
Ofrecemos pruebas de VIH, gonorrea, y clamidia.
¡Todo el proceso lleva menos de una hora!
  • Te llevaremos los kits de prueba a tu domicilio con equipo de protección personal completo.
  • Tú mismo te harás las pruebas en la privacidad de tu baño: fluido oral para el VIH, torunda de garganta y ano para la gonorrea y la clamidia, y muestra de orina para la gonorrea y la clamidia.
  • Llevaremos las pruebas al laboratorio.
  • Los resultados de la prueba de VIH estarán disponibles en 20 minutos, los demás resultados dentro de una semana.
  • Si el resultado es positivo, te ayudaremos con el tratamiento.
  • ¡Te dejaremos una bolsa llena de condones y lubricante!
Para hacer una cita llama al 925-313-6117 o envía un correo electrónico a: prepme@cchealth.org.
SOLAMENTE POR TIEMPO LIMITADO

Please note: As of Monday March 16, 2020, all community HIV testing sites are closed until further notice out of an abundance of caution over increased flu activity and our department’s responsibility to provide several staff to assist with COVID-19 response in our county. Please call 925-313-6771 for information on other available HIV and Hepatitis C rapid testing options.

Por favor tome nota: a partir del Lunes 16 de Marzo, todos los sitios comunitarios de pruebas del VIH estarán cerrados, como medida de precaución sobre el aumento de la Gripe, y la responsabilidad de nuestro departamento de proporcionar personal de Servicios de Salud para ayudar con la respuesta de COVID-19 (Coronavirus) en el Condado de Contra Costa. Por favor, llame al 925-313-6771 para obtener información sobre otras opciones donde hacerse las pruebas rápidas de VIH y Hepatitis C.

It is estimated that over 300 HIV+ individuals in Contra Costa County do not know their status. The only way for anyone to know their HIV status is by getting an HIV test. Confidential, anonymous, low cost, and no cost testing is available.

HIV testing services are found in the following settings:

Private Doctor Testing is available through your primary healthcare provider. Talk to your doctor about getting tested for HIV.

Public Health Testing is available through the HIV/AIDS Program and STD Clinic. All clients receive counseling and risk reduction information before testing and when obtaining results. Spanish speaking counselors are available.

  • The HIV/AIDS Program offers anonymous and confidential HIV testing. Results are available in 20 minutes.
  • STD Clinic offers confidential testing for HIV and other STDs (sexually transmitted diseases). Call for an appointment at 800-479-9664.

Community Testing is available at community sites and through community-based organizations. Call 925-313-6771 for information.

  • Antioch: Alano Club, 710 W. 1st. Street.
    Free testing is provided every second Wednesday of the month from 9am-3pm.
  • Antioch: Sycamore Village, corner of Sycamore and L Street.
    Free testing is provided every third Thursday of the month from 1-5 pm.
  • Concord: Rainbow Community Center, 2118 Willow Pass Rd. Suite 500
    Free testing is provided every Tuesday from 4-8 pm. Call 925-692-0090
  • Concord: Todos Santos Plaza
    Free testing is provided on the first Thursday of the month from 10-2:30 pm, look for the white Contra Costa County van near the corner of Willow Pass Rd. and Mt. Diablo St. Anonymous testing is offered at this site.
  • Richmond: Native American Health Center, 2566 MacDonald Ave. @ 26th St. Richmond, CA
    Free testing is provided every second and fourth Monday from 1-4 pm.
  • Walnut Creek: Club 1220, 1220 Pine Street
    Free testing is provided on the first and third Wednesday of the month from 4:30-7:30 pm
    Please note last HIV test is 20 minutes before closing time.

Para obtener información en Español, habrá el PDF en Español abajo de "Testing Information" en esta pagina.

Don't know who to call? We can help.
Call the AIDS Program at 925-313-6771 or toll free at 800-287-0200.