Testing and Prevention COVID Updates

Testing and Prevention COVID Updates

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

HIV Testing

Mazzoni Center offers many ways you can get tested during the COVID-19 pandemic:

1. SCHEDULED IN PERSON RAPID HIV TESTING

We are currently offering scheduled in person rapid HIV testing at our Washington West Project (12th and Locust) loaction. Call 215-563-0659 to make an appointment for the available appointment slot that we offer weekly.

2. TAKE HOME HIV TEST KIT PICK UP

Visit Washington West Project Monday through Friday between 9AM to 12PM or 1PM to 4:30PM to pick up a kit.

3. SAME DAY IN PERSON RAPID HIV TESTING

Starting November 9, 2020, same day in-person rapid HIV testing appointments are on a first come basis at Washington West Project. Availability of appointments for same day will be dependent on the number of unfilled appointment slots. Same day check-in begins at 9:00 AM and ends at 3:45 PM. For more information on testing call the Washington West Community Call Center at 215-563-0659 or Washington West Project front desk at 215-563-0532, extension 471.

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4. FREE HIV AT HOME TESTING KITS (DELIVERY)

Mazzoni Center is supplying FREE at home HIV test kits to Philadelphia residents that can call and have one deliver to their home.

Call 215-563-0659 to start your order or for more information.

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5. FREE HIV AT HOME TESTING KITS (MOBILE TESTING UNIT)

Our Mobile Testing Unit(MTU) will be out in several locations in the city every week handing out FREE at home HIV test kits.

Mobile Testing Unit Locations

OUTREACH

OUR Way:

OUR Space Drop-in is now virtual.

OUR Space Drop-in on Facebook

The Trip Project:

Freedom Space Drop-in is now virtual.

Freedom Space Drop-in on Facebook

Sisterly LOVE:

Sisterly LOVE will  have virtual meetings. Contact Joniece Greer [email protected] to learn more.

Sisterly LOVE on Facebook


Navigation, PrEP, and 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