HIV Testing

Testing for HIV...


Is Free

There are clinics where you can be tested for free.

Can be Painless

One type of test is just a swipe from the inside of your mouth. The other type of test is the traditional blood test. Is Quick With one type of test, results are ready in 20 minutes.

Is Anonymous

Completely. No names, no judgments.

Is Easy

Walk into the Cheverly Health Center, no appointments needed (except Wednesday evenings).

Is Confidential

No one will know your results but you.

Is Important

Always know your HIV status. Find out how to avoid getting infected. If positive for HIV, find out how to avoid transmitting the virus to others and get treatment. ​

The only way to know for sure if you have HIV is to get tested.

  

How Do You Get Tested for HIV?

Most HIV/AIDS testing is available on a walk-in basis. Call the clinic nearest you shown in the table below if you need more questions answered.​





When and Where is Testing Available?​


​Prince George's County Health Department HIV/AIDS Program

Cheverly Health Center​
3003 Hospital Drive, Room 1055
Cheverly, MD 20785

Phone: (301) 583-3700
TTY/STS Dial 711 for MD Relay

Walk-In Testing Hours
Monday through Friday: 9am to 11:30am and 1pm to 3pm
Wednesday evenings: appointment only.

Prince George's County Health Department HIV/AIDS Program

D. Leonard Dyer Regional Health Center​
9314 Piscataway Road, Room 175
Clinton, MD 20735

Phone: (301) 856-9490
TTY/STS Dial 711 for MD Relay 

Walk-In Testing Hours
Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 9am to 11:30am.

Prince George's County Health Department STD Control Program

Cheverly Health Center​
3003 Hospital Drive, Room 3048
Cheverly, MD 20785

Phone: (301) 583-3150
TTY/STS Dial 711 for MD Relay

Walk-In Testing Hours
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 8am to 2:30pm
Thursdays: 11:30am to 2pm. ​

Prince George's Community College

Phone: (301) 322-0845
TTY/STS Dial 711 for MD Relay

Walk-In Testing Hours
Thursdays: 10am to 2pm.

Bowie State University

Henry Wise Wellness Center
Christa McAuliffee Hall
14000 Jericho Park Road, Lower Level
Bowie, MD 20715

Phone: (301) 860-4170
TTY/STS Dial 711 for M​​​D Relay

Walk-In Testing Hours
Wednesdays: 10am to 2pm


More Questions:



Links

For more detailed information about HIV/AIDS testing, counseling and treatment, visit the following websites:

·        Keeping It Sexually Safe (KISS) Prince George's County

·        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention​

·        Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - AIDS Administration​



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