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Do You Know Your Status?

There are a variety of options for Hood College students when it comes to HIV and STD testing.

Hood College Health Center

The Hood College Health Center offers testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea. There is a $50 Lab fee. If your results are positive for a chlamydia or gonorrhea you can come to the Health Center for free treatment. The Health Center also offers a variety of free contraception.

White house at the corner of Rosemont and Ferndale. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

Email: healthcenter@hood.edu
Phone number: 301-696-3439

Frederick County Health Department

The Frederick County Health Department offers free anonymous or confidential OraQuick Rapid HIV testing. Call 301-600-3342 to schedule an appointment.

Frederick County Health Department
350 Montevue Lane, Frederick, MD, 21702
www.frederickcountymd.gov/healthdept
301-600-3342

I Want The Kit (IWTK)

The test is 100% free and tests for chlamydia, gonorrhea and trichomoniasis. You just have to pay postage (currently $2.40). To get the kit or to lean more visit www.iwantthekit.org. The Hood College Health Center is and authorized IWTK treatment clinic, and treatment is free for all Hood College students.

Website: www.iwantthekit.org
Email: iwantthekit@jhmi.edu

The Frederick Center

The Frederick Center distributes Home HIV Test Kits. The Test Kits are available for a $20 donation and half scholarships are available for those in need. The Test Kits are used in the privacy of your home with a simple swab inside your cheek. You will have your HIV test results within 20 minutes and are over 90% accurate. For more information visit The Frederick Center online at www.thefrederickcenter.org.

The Frederick Center
25 East Second Street, Frederick, MD, 21702
www.thefrederickcenter.org
thefrederickcenter@gmail.com

Planned Parenthood of Maryland

Planned Parenthood offers testing, diagnosis and treatment, for: bacterial vaginosis, chlamydia, genital warts, gonorrhea, herpes, HIV (testing and diagnosis only), syphilis, trichomoniasis. The cost of the tests can very from $0 to $200. However, testing for those under the age of 20 is free. Call or visit online for more information.

Planned Parenthood of Maryland

170 Thomas Johnson Drive
Ste. 100, Frederick, MD, 21702
www.plannedparenthood.org/maryland
301-662-7171

You can always dial 211 to receive free and confidential information and referrals for: health care, counseling, food, housing, employment, and more!

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