FREE HIV AND HEP-C TESTING
AIDS Alabama South offers FREE HIV and Hepatitis C testing, including rapid HIV testing with results available in 20 minutes. Call 251-471-5277 EXT: 6100 for more information.
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HIV AND HEPATITIS C TESTS
Confidential HIV Rapid and HIV Early Detection Antibody Test and a Hepatitis C Test: FREE.
This free screening includes the following: (1) Rapid HIV antibody test (detects HIV after 90 days) and (1) Hepatitis C. Both test results are available within just 20 minutes. These tests require a blood draw.
AIDS Alabama South AIDS/HIV & Hep-C Prevention Coordinators will answer your sexual health questions with friendly, professional and trained staff. We can also offer you no-cost HIV and Hep-C testing services. A wide variety of other referrals are also available, including referrals for Linkage to Care for HIV+ individuals.
Note: Confidential testing collects your name and contact information which is protected by state and federal privacy laws.
AIDS Alabama South, LLC (AALS) is conveniently located in Mobile, AL at 4321 Downtowner Loop N., Mobile, AL 36609. You can also find us at different sites throughout the month.
Come on in and get tested! We have a variety of condoms (brands, sizes and styles) and lube are available free!
Frequently Asked Questions
Why Get Tested for HIV?
The only way to know your status and avoid the possible transmission of
HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is to get tested. If you think you may have been exposed, get tested. People can become exposed to HIV if:
They or their partners have ever had unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sex
They are the sex partner of a man who has sex with men
They are the sex partner of an intravenous (I.V.) drug user
They have sex for drugs, money or other gifts
They have shared unclean needles
Even if you don’t have symptoms, you can transmit the virus to others. Protect yourself and prevent the transmission of HIV to others, especially loved ones, by getting tested. For more information call 251.471.5277 EXT: 6100. Click here to learn about treatment and prevention options.
Who should get tested for Hepatitis C?
You should get tested for Hepatitis C if you:
Have injected drugs, even just once or many years ago
Have certain medical conditions, like chronic liver disease and HIV
Received donated blood or organs before 1992
Were born from 1945 – 1965
Have abnormal liver tests or liver disease
Have been exposed to blood on the job through a needle or injured by a sharp object
Are on hemodialysis
Were born to a mother with Hepatitis C