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State of Illinois AIDS/HIV & STD Hotline

1.800.AID.AIDS (243.2437)

Questions about HIV / AIDS or other sexually transmitted diseases? Looking for a place to get tested in your area?

Call our free and anonymous hotline to get the most up-to-date, medically-accurate information on AIDS/HIV and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), emotional support, and state-wide referrals for healthcare, free or low cost testing and social services related to HIV/AIDS and STDs.

The State of Illinois AIDS/HIV & STD Hotline operates between 8am-10pm every day. English and Spanish speaking counselors are available. A program of Center on Halsted, the hotline is funded by the Illinois Department of Public Health and is run entirely by trained professionals who have undergone comprehensive instructional programs.

If you have a question, think you might have been exposed to HIV or an STD or are looking for a testing location near you, give us a call. It’s completely anonymous. 1.800.243.2437.

 

 

 

 

The Center on Halsted produced this video explaining the HIV testing process.

 

 

 

 

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Routine HIV Testing is widely recommended by the CDC and other major provider networks. In Chicago, the Austin Health Center, along with many medical settings, offers quick and easy HIV testing for all clients.

 

Routine HIV Testing is widely recommended by the CDC and other major provider networks. In Chicago, the Austin Health Center, along with many medical settings, offers quick and easy HIV testing for all clients.