STD incidences in Will County have been on the rise for the past several decades. In 2008, 1,666 incidences of Chlamydia were recorded in the county with a rate of 128.3 per 100,000 cases. The number grew to 2,692 incidences in 2017 with an incidence rate of 397.3 per 100,000 cases.
This was the same case for Gonorrhea with an increase of 246 cases recorded in the county from 2008 to 2017. As of June 2012, however, 309 Will County residents were diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.
The Illinois County Health Department established the Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) in 2010 in a bid to counter the growing burden of STDs and HIV in the state. It also has department clinics all around different counties.
There are numerous STD testing facilities in Romeoville where you can get convenient STD testing and treatment.
Edward-Elmhurst Walk-in located in Weber Road, Romeoville, VNA Health Care in Independence Blvd, Romeoville, and AMITA Health Medical Group Internal Medicine in Webster Rd, Romeoville are some clinics you can check out.
There are other clinics located around Romeoville such as Agape Missions NFP located in Plainfield Rd, Joliet, Regional Care Association in Glenwood Avenue, Joliet, and Will County Health Department situated in Neal Avenue, Joliet.
Free STD testing and treatment services may be provided in some of the available facilities, although you might have to pay an extra charge for doctor consultation. Furthermore, free services may strictly depend on income and welfare eligibility.