HIV Counseling & Testing

The Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic provides confidential HIV counseling and testing.

Who is Eligible

Anyone concerned about possible exposure to HIV or needing an HIV test. You do not have to be a resident of Forsyth County or North Carolina to visit this clinic. A Photo ID is required.


HIV testing is FREE.


Appointments are required and offered Monday through Friday for HIV testing ONLY. Call 336-703-3324 beginning at 7:30 am to 10:00 am Monday through Friday to schedule an appointment.

Clinic Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:15 am - 11:45 am & 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday: 9:30 am - 11:45 am & 12:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:15 am – 12:00 pm


Forsyth County Dept. of Public Health, Clinic 2

HIV Results

Clients will be contacted if a test result is positive for the infection.

Rapid HIV Testing

Rapid HIV testing is offered by POSSE at various sites in the community. If you would like to get a rapid HIV test, please visit to find a POSSE testing location or call 336-703-3212 for more information.

Planned Parenthood of Winston Salem also offers rapid HIV testing. They are located at 3000 Maplewood Avenue, #112. For more information, call (336) 768-2980 or toll free 1 (800) 273-2980.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health is to prevent disease and promote a healthy community through regulation, education and partnerships.

Adopted by the Board of Health 10/2/13.

Accredited Health Department 2009-2013

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