STD/HIV Control Services protects the health and well-being of the community by educating the public, investigating sexually transmitted diseases and assisting individuals in obtaining diagnostic and treatment services. Galveston County's program also provides outreach services to residents of Brazoria County and Chambers County.
Services offered through the program include:
- Community education and presentations about the prevention and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS
- STD/HIV education at health fairs, community events and HIV outreach house parties. Please use this form to request these services.
- Contacting sex partners of people who have tested positive for STD/HIV for examination and treatment.
- Assisting individuals in obtaining examinations, diagnosis and treatment (if necessary).
Community partners include: Coastal Health & Wellness, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, St. Vincent’s House, The Gulf Coast Center, Brazoria County Health Dept, Chambers County Health Dept, ACCT, Teen Health Clinics, Galveston County Jail, Brazoria County Jail, Health District Community Health Nursing, Health District TB Program, Dept. of State Health Services, Private Providers and TDCJ.