Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express clinic is STI testing and sexual counselling service for gay, bi and other men who have sex with men. It’s a pilot, where we test how to provide low threshold sexual health services. Clinic service has been very popular, prepare for some queue time when coming to clinic!

Next clinic is:

  • Tue 19th of March 2019 from 5pm to 8pm

Address: Hivpoint, Unioninkatu 45 K, Helsinki

Clinic info!

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing once a month @Gay Sauna Vogue, Sturenkatu 27. There is doorbell at down, then take a lift to 5th floor where you are guided to test. You come only to test, don’t have to go to sauna.
Next test events:

  • Sun 10th of March from 6pm to 9pm

Occasionally Checkpoint Express also organizes  Hepatitis A and B vaccinations at Helsinki and Tampere for men who have sex with men. Free of charge. Vaccination events are once a month same time with checkpoint HIV testing service.

Helsinki:

  • Thu 7th of March from 2 to 6pm
  • Thu 4th of April from 2 to 6pm 
  • Thu 2nd of May from 2 to 6pm
  • Thu 6th of June from 2 to 6pm

Address: Unioninkatu 45 K, Helsinki

Tampere:

  • Wed 20th of March from 2 to 4pm

Address: Nalkalankatu 12 F

No appointment needed. Guys can come to have their first vaccination (Hep A and/or B). Or second / third vaccination, if series has already started earlier.

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing in a mobile unit in Helsinki area for gay and bisexual men and other men who have sex with men. The mobile unit is a van that you recognize from Checkpoint-signs. In addition to the testing, there’s also a chance to talk about safe sex and sexually transmitted infections with our staff. From the van you can get brochures, condoms and lubricants. Mobile unit is operated on summer season. Next time mobile testing is at summer 2019.