Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express

Checkpoint Express clinic

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 popular, prepare short waiting time when arriving to clinic! Welcome!

TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS, CLINIC TESTING IS CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE! WE’LL INFORM HERE WHEN AND HOW CLINIC TESTING WILL CONTINUE!

Clinic info!

HIV rapid testing at sauna Vogue

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:

  • 29th of March TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS TESTING IS CANCELED
  • 3rd of May from 6pm to 9pm

Hepatitis A and B vaccinations

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 2nd of April TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS VACCINATION IS CANCELED
  • Thu 7th of May from 2 pm to 6 pm
  • Thu 4 of June from 2 pm to 6 pm

Address: Unioninkatu 45 K, Helsinki

Tampere:

  • Wed 8th of April TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS VACCINATION IS CANCELED
  • Wed 13th of May from 2 pm to 4 pm 

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.

HIV rapid testing at mobile unit

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 will operate next time during HelsinkiPride 25.6.-1.7.2020.