Youth and AIDS Projects
Free HIV Testing, Counseling
2929 4th Ave S, Ste 203, Minneapolis, MN, 55408-2465
Distance: 1041 Miles
Confidential Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) testing is a free service for high risk youth ages 13 - 25 or other people who report having partners between the ages of 12-25. Get results in 20 minutes, as well as counseling and referrals to appropriate services.
- Assistance with community resources
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
Anyone 13 - 25 years of age (or older people with partners in this age range) who has had unprotected sex or shared needles.
Call to schedule an appointment.
Office hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday.
Appointment time and location are flexible. Please call for an appointment.
Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington Counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LF-4900.2400-150Confidential HIV Testing Definition
Programs that offer HIV antibody testing or other screening procedures and require specific identifying information from the person wishing to be tested. The information may include but not be limited to name, address and Social Security number. This information along with test results remains with the test center unless otherwise released by the person seeking testing. Should the person test positive, the personal identifying information may be reported to state epidemiology offices where required by law. Confidential HIV testing may be a component of testing for Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs).
LF-4900.2400-600Oral Fluid HIV Tests Definition
Programs that conduct enzyme immunoassay (EIA) screening tests which examine fluid drawn from the gum lining in the mouth (oral mucosal transudate) using a special collection device to detect HIV antibody in individuals who have been infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Repeatedly reactive EIA tests are confirmed using the Western blot.
LH-2700.0150AIDS/HIV Prevention Counseling Definition
Programs that provide counseling services for individuals at risk for contracting or transmitting the HIV virus with the objective of supporting their ability to make behavior changes that will reduce their risk of acquiring or transmitting HIV. Counseling involves a personal risk assessment, development of a personalized action plan and the decision to seek an HIV test. Individuals who have a history of injection drug use, sex with a person with HIV/AIDS, sex with a man who has sex with other men, sex with an injection drug user, a sexually transmitted disease, or exchanging money or drugs for sex are considered to be at high or increased risk and are targets for prevention counseling.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
Individuals who are age 13 to 17.
YF-3000.0270-700People at Risk for AIDS/HIV Definition
Individuals who are at risk of becoming infected with the HIV virus and developing AIDS because they have a history of injection drug use, sex with a person with HIV/AIDS, sex with a man who has sex with other men, sex with an injection drug user, a sexually transmitted disease, or exchanging money or drugs for sex.
YZ-0350AIDS/HIV Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of AIDS/HIV.