Testing Services

Caracole’s prevention program provides FREE, anonymous or confidential HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) testing for the community. We conduct testing in our Northside office and throughout Hamilton County along with education and prevention services to at-risk populations. We focus our community outreach on men who have sex with men (MSM), people who inject drugs (PWID), and commercial sex workers. Caracole’s testing program consists of:

  • Free, rapid (results in 20 minutes) anonymous HIV testing
  • Free, rapid (results in 20 minutes) confidential Hepatitis C (HCV) testing

Walk-ins welcome at our Northside Office located at 4138 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45223!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Open 9a 9a 9a 9a 9a
Close 5p 5p 8p 5p 5p

HIV Testing experience: HIV testing is conducted as a finger stick blood test.  Expect the process from arrival to departure to take 20 to 25 minutes.

HCV Testing experience: HCV testing is conducted as a finger stick blood test. Expect the process from arrival to departure to take 20 to 25 minutes.