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San Francisco HIV/STD Testing Sites

Get tested for STDs/HIV every 3-6 months. Get a FREE PASS to the club by showing your Buddies card when you check up at our Sex Health Partners:


Magnet: 4122 18th Street; 415-581-1600; Ask for your free pass to Blow Buddies at the concierge desk when getting tested. Free testing & free pass.


Alliance Health Project (AHP): several locations; 415-502-TEST for an appointment or grab an HIV Testing Pass (for drop-in) at Blow Buddies. Free testing & free pass.


City Clinic: 356 7th Street (just a couple blocks from the club); 415-487-5500. Free or low cost testing & free pass. Ask for your pass from the MD or nurse practitioner you speak with.

Other HIV/STD Testing Options (Sorry, no free passes available with these options):


Your doctor

Syphilis is still an issue in SF and most major cities.

HIV Prevention Information, Services, and Resources for the City of San Francisco       magnet -- men*sex*health*life a site by and for gay/bi men, and other men who have sex with men


       Straight-talking health info from SF Dept. of Public Health      Click for text of "SM Sex...Safely".      butt it FEELS BETTER! (HIV and barebacking)



Information on Hepatitis...are YOU vaccinated? You should be!


        Wear your lifesaver, buddy!Learn more about the safety of sucking, guy!Learn more about oral sex, from SF Dept. of Public Health.A quick overview of sexually transmitted diseases...

 Hepatitis and other bugs

Information for gay and bisexual men who use methamphetamine.

SF Needle Exchange Sites

Support group (for guys who are negative, positive & either)

Kink-Aware Professionals  A list of psychotherapists, doctors and lawyers who are kink-friendly.

What if...

Options Project (research study info)
Research study sponsored by UCSF to learn about early HIV infection and transmission. Offers specialized testing and counseling services for persons experiencing flu-like symptoms after possible exposure to HIV.

HIV stops with me! (Poz guys)    Larkin Street Youth Center site...

   Center for Disease Control: Gay & Bisexual Men's Health

Sex health info by gay men for gay men.

Go to Gay & Lesbian Medical Association site        Hepatitis C Support Project      Go to Project Inform Web site

BAY Positives
Helping young people (26 and under) living with HIV/AIDS live longer, happier, healthier,
more productive, and quality-filled lives.

New Leaf (counseling and more)
 Substance abuse treatment; Individual and group therapy and other general mental health services; HIV/AIDS prevention and counseling; Outreach to elders; Counseling for children, youth & families; Psychiatric assessment and medication services

The AIDS Emergency Fund (AEF) of our favorite charities. Stop on by!

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States.

The Body
HIV/AIDS info.

Discovery Community organizes four weekend retreats each year, along with monthly social and recreational events to promote the health and well-being of gay and bisexual men by providing ongoing opportunities for social connection, personal growth, and community development.

The San Francisco Gay Menís Community Initiative (SFGMCI) is a socially activist organization of San Francisco queer men. We are helping to bring the many different communities of gay men (especially men who have a disconnect with other gay men or need some new ways to enjoy other menís company) together in an effort to create a healthier, more caring, more responsible, more interesting, more diverse, more sexy and fun gay menís San Francisco. 

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