Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) staff offer confidential and quality health services to all residents of Fayette County. This program provides diagnosis, treatment, follow-up care and epidemiological services for a variety of sexually transmitted diseases including (but not limited to):
  • Syphilis
  • Gonorrhea
  • Chlamydia
  • HIV

Testing and treatment are offered at the Public Health Clinic, 650 Newtown Pike. To schedule an appointment for STI screening, please call (859) 288-2483, select option 2.

  • 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
  • 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday
  • 8 a.m.-noon Friday

Free HIV and Syphilis Testing Only

Fayette County was the first county in Kentucky to offer HIV antibody testing and anonymous testing for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection. Individuals seeking HIV or syphilis tests should go to 650 Newtown Pike during the times listed below. Testing is free and confidential. For additional information on HIV & Syphilis testing, call (859) 288-2437.

  • 1:30-4 p.m. Monday
  • 8:30-11 a.m. Friday

Services:

  • Rapid HIV antibody testing with results in 15-20 minutes
  • Free HIV confirmatory testing
  • Free Syphilis testing
  • Referrals for HIV positive individuals (HIV care, support services, support groups, etc.)
  • Safer sex counseling
  • Free condoms

Community Education:

  • HIV education for target populations

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