Dallas County Health and Human Services HIV Early Intervention Clinic offers services to people who are newly diagnosed with HIV and to people who have been living with HIV, but have yet to seek medical intervention.
With the help of the Early Intervention staff, HIV-positive people will learn how to select a primary care provider who can tend to their medical needs. Staff members will also help prepare the patient for the challenges that come with being diagnosed. Private individual, couple and family counseling is provided.
Services the clinic offers include a complete evaluation of health status, immunizations and testing for HIV, STDs and Tuberculosis.
The clinic is located on the third floor of the DCHHS building, 2377 N. Stemmons Freeway in Dallas, in Room 336.
The clinic is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and from
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday.
For appointments if you are HIV positive, call 214-819-2800.
The clinic also offers testing for HIV and Syphilis.
The fee is $15 or $20 depending on the type of test requested.
Results can be obtained within an hour with the Rapid Test ($20) or in 3 to 5 days with the ELISA ($15). Results must be picked up in person. Picture identification required.
To get tested for HIV and Syphilis, call 214-819-1980. Appointments are required for individuals who chose to take the Rapid Test.
Individuals who test positive for HIV will be referred to service providers who can address the patient’s medical, psychological, and social needs. Partner notification services are provided to newly diagnosed individuals.