Mazzoni Center Service Updates: Winter 2020/2021

As we move into the winter season, we will be making modifications to our programs and services:

Health Center

Health Center Hours :

Monday - Friday; 9 AM to 5 PM

All services are still by Appointments ONLY. Please DO NOT walk into our main office without making an appointment first.

Have an urgent medical need?

Contact our On Call Service at 570-820-9038 and identify yourself as a Mazzoni Center patient.

Need a prescription refill?

Contact your pharmacy and have them send us a refill request as normal.

Have a questions for your provider?

Please contact us via our patient portal.

Patient Portal

MazzoniGo

Lab services (immunizations, shots that can be given in the arm, oral swabs, swab drop off and finger stick tests) will be done within the building starting on Monday, November 2.

Flu shots will also be done with-in our building. Patients will continue scheduled for these appointments through their provider.

Youth Drop In Clinic:

Youth Drop-in Clinic has gone virtual! Click here for more info: www.mazzonicenter.org/virtualdrop

COVID-19 testing

COVID-19 Testing will continue to take place at the MazzoniGO location until furthr notice. COVID-19 testing is limited to Mazzoni Center patients, folks who need testing to return to work or otherwise do not meet current criteria for other locations, and patients who will only come to Mazzoni Center because they know they will receive respectful LGBTQ competent care.

Open Pharmacies List

Many pharmacies are still affected in the city by the current political climate. Here is a link of pharmacies that are currently open:

City of Philadelphia Pharmacies List

Behavioral Health

THERAPY

Regularly scheduled appointments will be continue via Teletherapy.

GROUPS

SMART Recovery group

SMART Recovery is presently online. Log on to join our support group. https://mazzonicenter.doxy.me/parsonsmazzoni

Contact Kirk Parsons, CRS, CADC at 215-563-0652 ext 243 or [email protected] for more information.

Evolutions

Eveolution is presently meeting online. Contact Gabriel Grochowski, MS, LPC, NCC for information on how to join the group: [email protected]

All other groups continue to be suspended.

IOP

Intensive Outpatient Program is holding virtual meetings 3 days a week. Call 215-563-0652, extension 243 to get more information on how to join.

Feeling overwhelmed? Visit the link below to learn ways to cope:

Dealing With Isolation and Anxiety

**For crisis needs please call the Crisis and Suicide Helpline at 215-686-4420 or for LGBTQ youth call the Trevor Project at 1-866-488-7386.

PREVENTION

WASHINGTON WEST PROJECT

As of October 12, 2020 Washington West Project is now reopened for HIV testing. Call 215-563-0659 to make an appointment today! 

Washington West Project Testing Information

AT HOME HIV TESTING KIT

We are taking every step to ensure that those who need HIV test kits, get them. If you or anyone you know would like a take home HIV test kit and live in PHILADELPHIA please call our Washington West Community Call Center at 215-563-0659 Monday through Friday, 9AM To 12PM or 1PM to 4PM.

See the Full Washington West Community Call Center Services Here

MTU(Mobile Testing Unit) TESTING KIT

Our MTU team will be at these locations in our Mobile Testing Unit giving out free HIV testing kits and more:

MTU Testing Locations Schedule

Outreach

OUR Way:

OUR Space Drop-in is now virtual and will have online meetings the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 3pm.

OUR Space Drop-in on Facebook

The Trip Project:

Freedom Space Drop-in is now virtual and will have online meetings the 2nd and 4th Mondays at 3pm. 

Freedom Space Drop-in on Facebook

Sisterly LOVE: 

Will have virtual check-in meetings the 2nd and 4th Fridays meetings at 3pm. Contact Joniece Greer [email protected] to learn more.

Sisterly LOVE on Facebook

PrEP & PEP

If you are HIV negative and think you have potentially been exposed to HIV in the last 72 hours and would like PEP (Post Exposure Prophylaxis) call our Navigation Specialist Monday through Friday at 267-817-8399, extension 389.

If you are HIV negative and interested in PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) to reduce the possibility of HIV transmission, need insurance navigation assistance, or other service linkage information and referrals call our Navigation Specialist Monday through Fridayat 267-817-8399, extension 389.

LINKAGE To Care

If you newly diagnosed HIV positive or have been previously diagnosed HIV positive and have questions about living with HIV, need information, or need assistance with linkage to health care, case management, medication, partner services and other services call our Linkage Coordinator Monday through Friday from 1PM to 4PM at 267-817-8399, extension 391

LEGAL SERVICES

For non urgent issues contact [email protected].

Education

Our education team is ready to help you be more LGBTQ compitent, via our virtual traning sessions. More information soon. To request information, click the links below:

Professional Development Request

Yes! Please Request form.