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HIV Testing Sites in Santa Cruz County

Due to CDC funding requirements
Free and Anonymous HIV Testing is only available for:

  • Partners of people living with HIV;
  • Transgender individuals with an emphasis on African Americans/Blacks and Hispanics/Latinos/as;
  • Gay men and men who have sex with men (MSM) with an emphasis on African Americans/Blacks  and Hispanics/Latinos;
  • People who inject drugs (PWID);
  • Sexual and needle-sharing partners of gay men, MSM and PWID; and
  • Women at risk for HIV via their sexual partners (who are in one or more of the above-mentioned populations), injection drug use and/or sex work.

All other community members are encouraged
to ask their healthcare provider for an HIV Test. 

Appointments can also be made at:

North or South County Planned Parenthood
Call (831) 426-5550 for a confidential HIV Test.

For more information about HIV Testing in Santa Cruz County call (831) 454-2437

HIV Testing/Resource Information for Monterey County Residents

Rapid HIV Testing
in Santa Cruz Area


Rapid HIV Testing
Watsonville Area

  • Santa Cruz AIDS Project (SCAP)
    Free/Anonymous Rapid HIV Testing
    Open to the Public
    318 Union St. , Watsonville
    (831) 427-3900
    1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4pm - 6pm
    *Testing hours subject to change in summer
  • Salud Para La Gente
    Open to the Public

    204 East Beach St., Watsonville
    (831) 728-0222
    Tuesdays from 2pm - 6pm
  • Planned Parenthood
    Confidential Testing Only
    Open to the Public
    Call to Make an Appointment

    398 S. Green Valley Rd, Watsonville
    (831) 724-7525

For more information about HIV Testing in Santa Cruz County call

(831) 454-2437