WHAT: Free & Confidential HIV/STI Testing
WHERE: Winston-Salem Urban League Event Center (510 N Trade St)
WHEN: Every Tuesday from 1-2:30pm
POSSE (Prevent Ongoing Spread of STIs Everywhere) is a program of the HIV & STI (Sexually Transmitted Infection) Outreach Section at the Forsyth County Department of Public Health. POSSE is a convenient option for all; especially persons uncomfortable talking to their healthcare provider or doctor – or unable to afford one. Testing is confidential and free!
Results for all tests are available approximately 3 weeks after your testing date. You can call 336-703-3212 or 336-703-3213 to receive your test results on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm. You can also receive a paper copy of your results by coming to the Health Department during regular business hours. You will be required to show a photo ID to receive results.
Why get tested?
Do you know your status?
Many sexually transmitted infections are easily curable and the only way to know if you have one is to get tested. STIs are common, but taking the appropriate precautions can help keep you safe in the future.
STD testing can be quick, easy, and painless! There’s no reason to put it off any longer!
You should get tested if:
North Carolina Statistics:
North Carolina DHHS Communicable Disease 2017 North Carolina HIV/STD/Hepatitis Surveillance Report Summary