HIV & AIDS Education
HIV Education and Counseling Clinic
If you are newly diagnosed or living with HIV, the HIV Education and Counseling Clinic is here to support you. Call the HIV services manage to set up one-on-one appointments with an HIV health educator, social worker, pharmacist, benefits counselor, and dietitian. Our team can help you cope with the news and answer questions about a wide range of HIV issues, including how to stay healthy and what resources are available to you. Open to Kaiser Permanente members only.
Location: Hayward Medical Center
Dates/Time: By appointment
Fee: No fee.
Registration: Call Melonee Dean, MS, HIV services coordinator at (510) 784-4829
Take responsibility for your health and well-being by knowing your HIV status. If you or your partner has ever had unprotected sex or shared a needle, you should consider being tested. Call us for an appointment for HIV antibody testing. I n addition to lab work, our testing services include an appointment with a trained HIV test counselor for HIV education and prevention information. You will be given an appointment to discuss your test results one weeks later. Open to Kaiser Permanente members only. Available in Spanish.
Location: Hayward Medical Center, HIV Testing Clinic, Health Education Center
Dates/Time: Tuesdays, 1:30–3 p.m. ,Wednesday 5 - 6:30 p.m., Fridays 9-10:30 a.m. Drop in appointements available on first-come first served basis.
Fee: Lab cost share
Registration:(510) 248-3455 Fremont; (510) 784-4531 Hayward/Union City
Location: Fremont Medical Center, HIV Testing Clinic, Medicine 1A
Dates/times: Thursday, 5:30-7:00 p.m. Drop in appointments available on first-come first served basis.
Fee: Lab cost share
Registration:(510) 248-3455 or (510) 784-4531
If you prefer, your doctor or nurse practitioner can order the test and give you the results. If you are interested in anonymous HIV testing, there are many options outside of Kaiser Permanente such as local community health centers and Planned Parenthood.
Planned Parenthood 1-800-967-7526
Tiburcio Vasequez Health Center, Union City (510) 471-5907
Tri-City Health Center, Fremont (510) 713-6690
If you need more information or would like to register for a class please contact one of our Health Education Centers:
Hayward & Union City 510-784-4531