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!
- STI testing clinic at Tampere during Pirkanmaa Pride, Monday 4th of June from 2 pm to 6 pm. Address: Hivpoint, Aleksanterinkatu 29 A 29 (6. krs), Tampere
- Next clinic in Helsinki is after summer season (September)
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:
– 20th of May 6pm to 9pm
Occasionally Checkpoint Express also organizes Hepatitis A and B vaccinations for men who have sex with men. Free of charge. Next vaccination events are:
- 24th of May from 2 pm to 6 pm during Checkpoint HIV testing service
No appointment needed. Guys can come to have their first vaccination (Hep A and/or B). Or second / third vaccination, if series has already stardet earlier.
Address: Unioninkatu 45 K, Helsinki
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.There is no testing in mobile unit anymore during this year.