The Barry-Eaton District Health Department offers confidential testing and treatment for chlamydia and gonorrhea. Prior to examination and testing, the client and STD counselor discuss the client's risk factors for acquiring STDs, and what the client may do to reduce risk in the future. Information about sexually transmitted diseases is also provided during the counseling session. Appointments usually last approximately 30 minutes. Test results may be given by telephone or mail. Results are generally available two weeks after testing.

Persons who test positive for chlamydia or gonorrhea, are offered free treatment for these diseases. Their sexual partners may also receive counseling, examination and testing. Partners must visit the health department for treatment.

STD counseling, testing and treatment is available to all persons 13 years of age and older. Minors do not need parental or guardian consent for counseling, testing or treatment. STD counseling and testing is $22, however, clients will not be turned away if they are unable to pay. Women age 30 and over may be charged an additional lab fee, payment is expected at the time of service.  Please contact our office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

STD counseling and testing is by appointment only.
The Barry-Eaton District Health Department now offers FREE HIV screening. Please call one of the numbers below for more information and to schedule an appointment.

Barry (Hastings): 269-798-4133
Eaton (Charlotte): 517-541-2630

For more information on HIV and AIDS, please click here.
All STD clients are eligible to receive hepatitis B vaccine at a cost of $23.00 based on ability to pay.
Condoms are available without appointment.
Barry County
To schedule an appointment , call (269) 798-4133 .

Eaton County
To schedule an appointment call (517) 541-2630.