Check out all the places in CoMo where you can get STI testing

Celebrate sexual health responsibility week by getting checked.

SHAPE and several Columbia health organizations are dedicating this week to sexual health responsibility. The #LoveYourself events include free T-shirts, sexual health safety products and resource information from 12–3 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Student Center. They’ll also be hosting a sexual health trivia event with free food from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 25 at Stotler Lounge in Memorial Union.

Here’s a list of where you can take responsibility and get information about your sexual health:

MU Student Health Center Address: 1101 Hospital Dr., fourth floor Phone number: 573-882-7481 Cost: Cost varies by test Services: STI testing, sexual health screening and consultation, birth control/contraceptive methods, pregnancy testing, post sexual assault care, HPV and Hepatitis B vaccines Hours: 8–11:45 a.m. and 12:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday–Friday, Wednesdays start at 9 a.m.

Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services Address: 1005 W. Worley St. Phone number: 573-874-7355 Cost: $20 for Boone County residents and MU students with ID Services: STD testing via blood and urine test Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5–7 p.m. every Tuesday

Planned Parenthood Clinic Address: 711 N. Providence Road Phone number: 573-443-0427 Cost: Sliding scale cost Services: STI testing and treatment as well as a variety of other services including women’s health exams and men’s health exams Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday (twice per month)

Rain-Central Missouri Address: 1123 Wilkes Blvd., Suite 250 Phone number: 573-875-8687 Cost: Free Services: Rapid HIV, chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis; additional fees for hepatitis B, C and herpes 1 and 2 screenings. Hours: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1–4 p.m. on Monday–Friday

Edited by Waverly Colville |

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