Sexually Transmitted Diseases

What are Sexually Transmitted Diseases or Sexually Transmitted Infections?

Diseases which may be passed on through sexual contact.  These diseases can include:

  • Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) 
  • Chlamydia 
  • Gonorrhea 
  • Hepatitis
  • Herpes 
  • Human Papilloma Virus (HPV/Genital Warts) 
  • Pubic Lice
  • Scabies 
  • Syphillis 
  • Trichomoniasis 

For fact sheets and additional information on these diseases click

STI Clinics

Site and Time:

Gloucester County Department of Health
204 East Holly Avenue
Sewell, NJ 08080
Every Wednesday 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Appointments Required 

For more information or to make an appointment, please call 856-218-4102


STD Form

HIV Questionare

The Gloucester County Department of Health provides free and confidential STI (Sexually Transmitted Infection) testing and treatment.  The clinic staff will diagnose and treat common sexually transmitted infections.  When attending this free clinic, be prepared to answer personal questions, so that we can more efficiently care for you. Our certified HIV counselors will discuss your history and the risk factors of HIV and other STI’s. They will help you develop a plan to prevent you from becoming infected in the future. 

What sexually transmitted infections are tested at the Gloucester County Clinic?

  • Chlamydia
  • Gonorrhea
  • Syphilis
  • HIV
  • Candidiasis/yeast (females)
  • Trichomoniasis (females)
  • Bacterial Vaginosis (females)

What sexually transmitted infections are diagnosed by visual examination only?

  • Genital warts
  • Herpes
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Pubic lice
  • Scabies

How are the tests performed?

Syphilis and HIV are blood tests that are collected from all new clients. Females may need a pelvic exam conducted by the Doctor.  Gonorrhea and Chlamydia testing will be done by urine sample. 

When do I get my test results?

  • HIV is a rapid test. You will get your results before you leave the clinic.
  • All other test results will be available in 2 weeks. You will be given a phone number to call to get those results.

When do I get my treatment if a test is positive?

You are treated on the day of your visit for any STI’s that the practitioner diagnoses. If a test comes back positive and you were not treated at your visit you will need to come back into clinic to receive treatment.

Are any immunizations offered at the clinic?

  • HPV – Gardasil
  • Hepatitis A and B – Twinrix 

Do you provide pregnancy tests?

No, pregnancy tests are only performed at our clinics if certain medications are needed for treatment.  

Do you offer any testing for Hepatitis?

Yes; we offer a screening test for Hepatitis C in high risk individuals.  This test requires a drop of blood from your finger.  Further testing with your healthcare provider will be required for anyone who tests positive with this screening test.

Where can I find more information on Sexually Transmitted Infections?

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at


HIV counseling and testing is provided by our nursing and clinical staff for those who require HIV testing only.  This program offers the same HIV counseling and testing as the STI clinic.  This clinic does not diagnose or treat AIDS.  We discuss risk factors and risk reduction strategies.

HIV Only Clinic sites and times:

Gloucester County Department of Health
204 East Holly Avenue
Sewell, NJ 08080
Every Thursday 4 PM to 5:30 PM
Appointments Required

For more information, or to make an appointment please call 856-218-4102

How is the HIV test done?

The test requires a drop of blood from your finger.

When do I get my results?

The test takes 20 minutes and you receive your results before you leave the clinic.

What if my test is positive?

  • If your finger stick blood test is positive, another finger stick blood test kit will be used for confirmation.
  • You will be referred to a medical provider for treatment.

Are my test results reported to anyone?

  • All positive tests will be reported to the New Jersey Department of Health as required by law.
  • With your consent, your test results will be provided to the medical provider who will confirm and treat you.  
  • Any other release of this will require my written consent or a court order or subpoena.

Where can I find more information on HIV/AIDS?

Are there any HIV Early Intervention Programs in South Jersey?

Atlantic City Medical Center
1925 Pacific Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Appointments: (609)441-2104

EIP at Jefferson Health
709 Haddonfield-Berlin Rd.
Voorhees, NJ 08043
570 Egg Harbor Rd. Suite B5
Sewell, NJ 08080
Appointments: (856)566-3190

Cooper EIP
3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 520
Camden, NJ 08103
Appointments: (856)963-3715

Are there any other options for medical care?

Complete Care
Collegetown Shopping Center
715 Delsea Dr.
Glassboro, NJ 08028