GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Kent County Health Department is offering HIV testing this week before National HIV Testing Day on Friday.
The free, walk-in tests are being offered:
9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 24
1620 44th Street SE
9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 25
852 47th Street SW
8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 26
700 Fuller Avenue NE
April Hight, the supervisor of Personal Health Services at the Kent County Health Department, says the test takes only a drop of blood and results come back in about 20 minutes.
==Above, Hight talks about why testing is so important.==
For more information, call the health department at 616.632.7171 or visit its website.