Where to get Tested
Santa Clara County STD Community Interventions Program (SCIP)
What is SCIP?
The STD Community Interventions Program, also known as SCIP, is a statewide program funded by the State of California STD Control Branch. Locally, SCIP is coordinated by Santa Clara County Public Health Department STD & HIV Prevention and Control. SCIP aims to build the capacity of schools, community based agencies, and organizations to integrate STD information into their curriculum, programs, and services.
What does SCIP do?
SCIP’s approach to sustainable STD prevention programs is to build skills of educators and
program staff, as well as establish collaborations between youth serving community based programs, government projects, and schools via cross training and interagency partnerships that focus on integrating STD prevention into youth development, teen pregnancy prevention, alcohol and drug use and violence prevention.
What services does SCIP offer?
The local SCIP program will work with your program, school, organization, or district to assess
current activities and create a tailored approach to increasing capacity for STD prevention
through the following services:
- Identify local resources and gaps in student/youth services
- Facilitate networking with youth agencies that have complementary program
- Offer Technical Assistance (TA) on program planning, evaluation, grant writing and
other program/school needs
- Provide FREE professional trainings for staff and teachers on STDs, youth
facilitation, STD and HIV curriculum, program planning, and more!
- Offer local, State, and National STD information, data, and trends
- Answer questions and provide appropriate referrals for topics on youth and STDs
- Provide a FREE STD Lesson Plan Curriculum and health education materials for teachers
or other youth program staff
For more information about SCIP, please contact Mahal Villagomez at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (408) 792-5030
Partners seeking to share The Crane Center Testing hours of operation, please see below but also refer community members to visit www.GetTestedSCC.org for more information.
The Crane Center offers low cost STD testing.
Appointment and drop-in hours: Mondays 1 - 7 pm Closed: Holidays
The Crane Center offers FREE Anonymous and Confidential HIV and Hepatitis C testing.
Monday 9:00 am to 4:45 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am to 4:45 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 4:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am to 4:45 pm
Closed: Saturday, Sunday, Holidays
The Crane Center
976 Lenzen Avenue
STD (Low-cost) Testing Services is located in Suite 1500A
HIV and Hepatitis C (Free) Testing Services are located in Suite 1800 (southwest side of building)
San Jose CA 96126
Phone: (408)792-3720 Please call for an appointment or for additional information.