AIDS-STI-Consultation at the Health department

The consulting service offers:

  • Anonymous, cost-free consultation and test for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as HIV or chlamydia if required.
    • Appointment necessary.Availability by phone (06221 522 1820): Monday and Thursday 1.30 - 3.30 p.m.
    • The last risk should be at least 6 weeks prior to a HIV test to make it conclusive
    • You can request your test results about 7-10 days after testing either in person during office hours or by phone
  • Interpreters available as needed
  • School prevention events on request

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Vaccination against Mpox

We vaccinate against Monkeypox (MPX) at the health department. At the moment the vaccination is only recomended in special risk circumstances and for groups of people particularly at risk of infection. We only vaccinate

  • Persons over 18 years of age after close contact to a person infected with MPX
  • Men who have sex with men (MSM) and, in doing so, frequently change partners

If you belong to one of these groups and are interested to get vaccinated against MPX, please call us on Tuesdays between 8.00 to 10.00 am to schedule an appointment (06221 522-1820).

Important addresses:

Aids-Hilfe Heidelberg
Rohrbacher Str. 22
69115 Heidelberg
Phone: 06221 19411

AIDS und Kinder e.V. Baden Württemberg
Mobile: 0176 96566594 (Mailbox)

Pro Familia Heidelberg e.V.
Hauptstraße 79
69117 Heidelberg
Phone: 06221 184440

Schwerpunktpraxis Dr. Brust / Dr. Schuster / Prof. Dr. Hensel / Dr. Plöger / Dr. Vogelmann
Q5, 14-22
68161 Mannheim
Phone: 0621 22430

Immunologische Ambulanz der Universitäts-Hautklinik Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 440
69120 Heidelberg
Phone: 06221 568590
Questions about the Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) for preventing an infection with HIV after a high-risk-contact:
Call the Clinic of Dermatology Heidelberg at 06221 56-4002 or 56-4003
Please ask for the doctor of the immunological outpatient clinic or for the doctor in charge.

Anna – expert counselling for people in prostitution
Diakonisches Werk Heidelberg
Karl-Ludwig-Str. 6
67117 Heidelberg
Phone: 06221537533
Mobile: 01797268185

If you would like to give us feedback, you can do so using the following link:


Gesundheitsamt - AIDS-STI-Beratung -Kurfürsten-Anlage 38 - 40 Phone: 06221 - 522

Call us to get an appointment and/or anonymous consultation

Consultation hours for testing (appointment necessary):
Monday 08:00 - 11:30 a.m.Wednesday 13:30 - 16:00 a.mThursday 08:00 - 11:30 a.m.