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 28th of August from 5pm to 8pm, 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:
After summer holidays

Occasionally Checkpoint Express also organizes  Hepatitis A and B vaccinations for men who have sex with men. Free of charge. Next vaccination events are:

  • After summer season. Info will add later.

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.

Testing times during and after Helsinki Pride:

  • 29th of June from 6pm to 9pm, Alppipuisto park, near Bearpicnic (Tivolitie)
  • 1st of July from 2pm to 5pm, the parking lot behind Laakso hospital
  • 1st of July from 6pm to 9pm backyard of Sauna Vogue, behind Sturenkatu 27 building
  • 2nd of July from 11am to 1pm, Porvoo highway resting area
  • 2nd of July from 2pm to 5pm, the parking lot behind Laakso hospital
  • 4th of July from 1.30pm to 4.30pm, Porvoo highway resting area
  • 4th of July from 6pm to 9pm, the parking lot behind Laakso hospital
  • 5th of July from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, the parking lot behind Laakso hospital