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Resource Center’s health and wellness programs play a key role in preventing disease, improving health, and enhancing quality of life in the LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS communities.

Resource Center’s mission is to improve the health and wellness of the communities we serve. At Nelson-Tebedo, the Center provides culturally competent programs including HIV and STI prevention services, PrEP, and gender-affirming care. Comprehensive prevention services include outreach to at-risk communities, HIV testing, STI testing and treatment, lab work and vaccinations.

The Center’s highly-trained staff are experts in HIV and STI testing and treatment. The HIV testing program is focused on gay and bisexual men or other men who have sex with men (MSM.)

At Nelson-Tebedo, HIV and STI testing during regular business hours is by appointment only. Walk-in testing cannot be guaranteed same day service during regular testing hours. The HIV/STI appointment line is 214-528-2336Se habla español.

A variety of condoms (brands, sizes and styles) are available free at Nelson-Tebedo.

Testing Hours:

Day of the WeekBy Appointment*Walk-In Hours**

MONDAY

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

none

TUESDAY

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

none

WEDNESDAY

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

none

THURSDAY

10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

1:30 - 7:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

none

SATURDAY

9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

none

SUNDAY

closed

closed

*Same-day appointments may be available. Walk-in testing cannot be guaranteed same day service during regular testing hours. Please call 214-393-3700 for more information.
**During walk-in testing hours, Nelson-Tebedo will close to walk-in clients once maximum clinic volume has been reached each day. Therefore, we may close before the posted time in that instance. To increase the likelihood that you will be seen, please arrive early during drop-in testing hours.

Tests, Treatments and Fees

• HIV (human immunodeficiency virus)

Confidential Rapid HIV Antibody Test and HIV Early Detection Test with a Syphilis Test:* FREE.

Focusing on men who have sex with men, this free screening includes the following: (1) rapid HIV antibody (detects HIV after 3 months) test, (2) HIV early detection RNA test (detects HIV after 11 days) and (3) a syphilis test. Results for the HIV early detection RNA test or confirmatory HIV-positive test and syphilis test available in 7-10 business days.

Anonymous** HIV Antibody Screening: $90.

*An HIV test and some other STI tests require a blood draw. Nelson-Tebedo does NOT offer HIV oral-based (mouth swab) or finger-prick testing.

**Anonymous testing collects no personal identifying information. Confidential testing collects your name and contact information which is protected by State and Federal privacy laws. Anonymous testing is only offered for HIV screening.

• Gonorrhea/Chlamydia

Testing (both included): $40.

Treatment, if required: $45. 

• Herpes Simplex Virus I/II (HSV I/HSV II)

Screening for HSV I/HSV II: $45 each or $60 for both.

Treatment not offered. Please see your primary care physician or other health care provider if your test is positive. 

• Syphilis

Currently offering FREE Syphilis testing.

Low-cost treatment available, if required: $40. 

• HPV (human papillomavirus)

Nelson-Tebedo does not test for or treat HPV. Please make an appointment with your primary care physician. 

• Hepatitis A, B and C

Screening for Hepatitis A/B/C: $100. Individual Hepatitis testing available: $40 per test.

Treatment not offered. Please see your primary care physician or other health care provider if your presumptive test is positive.