What are the Free or Low Cost STI test options in North Haven,CT?

The number of individuals living with HIV in North Haven City was 3,067 in the year 2017. The percentage of individuals living with HIV by sex was 65 percent male and 35 percent female.

The cases of Gonorrhea had reduced from a rate of 816 per 100,000 in  2013 to a rate of 618 per 100,000 individuals in 2014. The number of female cases was 9,341 at a rate of 507 per 100,000 individuals while that of males was 3,717 at a rate of 212 per 100,000 individuals in 2014.

The cases of Chlamydia had increased to 365.2 per 100,000 individuals in 2014 from 360.5 per 100,000 individuals in 2013. The number of female infections was 1,456 at a rate of 79 per 100,000 individuals while that of male cases was 1,167 at a rate of 67 per 100,000 individuals in 2014.

New Haven came up with several initiatives such as the AIDS Walk New Haven, Yale-New Haven Hospital Care Program, and the Connecticut AIDS Drugs Assistance Program to help educate people more on HIV and STDs and raise funds for treatment.

There are several health clinics where you may access STD testing services. Examples of these hospitals include Liberty Community Service Incorporated, Yale-New Haven Hospital, and the New Haven Health Department.

However, free STD testing may not be available in some of the facilities, but if they are, you may have to wait over a period of time, say two weeks, for the results to be submitted. After-care services for individuals who test positive to STDs may not be available in some health centers.