Summer 2020 info!

Summer 2020 info!

Summer holiday

Hivpoint’s office and all counselling and testing services are closed from the 6th of July to the 2nd of August.

HIV home test kit

If you need to get tested for HIV you can order a free HIV home test kit from https://hivpoint.fi/corona/

Free home test kits are targeted for men who have sex with men. Due to the summer season delays to the deliveries can occur. The amount of free home test kits is limited.

Pride Week blog series –  Proud Role model

During the traditional Helsinki Pride week Hivpoint will publish an article series about Role models who have made an impact in the field of sexual health. Helsinki Pride’s this year’s theme is Role models. Read our blog series HERE!

HUS Venereal Diseases Outpatient Clinic

Veneer diseases outpatient clinic in Helsinki: Office p. 09 471 86220 mon-fri 8am to 10am. SUMMER SCHEDULE 22.6. – 2.8.2020 CALL THE CLINIC FOR APPOINTMENT IF YOU NEED TO GET TESTED!

For the other parts of Finland check the summer info from the service provider’s website.

Services after summer holiday

Hepatitis vaccinations

Next vaccination event (including a possibility to get tested for HIV) is the  6th of August at Hivpoint’s Helsinki office. You can book your appointment from our phone service (from 3rd of August) p. 0207 465 705 (mon-thu 10am-3.30pm). The amount of appointments is limited. The info about the vaccination in our Tampere office will be provided after the summer season.

HIV testing

HIV rapid testing will start with appointment after the summer season the 6th of August at our Helsinki office. Book your appointment from our phone service or from our chat (hivpoint.fi)

Checkpoint Express Clinic

STI testing event will be taking place at the earliest in the end of August. Depending on the COVID-19 situation we will decide if appointment is needed or not.

PrEP referrals

We will write PrEP referrals to HUS  again as of the 3rd of August. You can mail us prep(at)hivpoint.fi and we will get back to you on the beginning of August.