Monroe County, Indiana

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Outreach Testing & HIV/HCV Prevention

Outreach Hours & Contact Info Outreach Testing & HIV/HCV Prevention Overdose Prevention & Naloxone Safe Sharps Disposal Stigma Monroe County Syringe Service Program Treatment Options
In the spirit of meeting people 'where they're at,' the Monroe County Syringe Service Program (MCSSP) aims to increase the harm reduction services in the community by taking services out of the clinic and bringing them closer to where people need them the most. 

The Monroe County Health Department (MCHD) offers free and confidential HIV and hepatitis C (HCV) testing, Healthcare Navigation, and safer use supplies during these outreach hours, or by appointment. These services are in addition to the Syringe Service Program activities offered by the IRA during their regular business hours. 


We use rapid HIV and HCV antibody tests that process in less than 30 minutes. That means that you will have a result the same day that you come in for a test. 

For more info about HCV:

For more info about HIV:


Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) are medications to prevent HIV infection for people who are at risk for HIV infection. We are lucky to have Positive Link, a program of IU Health Bloomington Hospital Community Health, here in Bloomington. Positive Link provides a continuum of services for people who are at risk or living with HIV/AIDS. If you are interested in learning more about PrEP or PEP to see if it is right for you, call (812) 353-9150 and ask to speak with a PrEP Navigator. 


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Penny Caudill,
Health Administrator
Health Building
119 W 7th St
Bloomington, IN 47404
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  • Phone: (812) 349-2543
  • Fax: (812) 339-6481
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  • M - F 8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.

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