About the HIV/STD Program

Vision A healthy Tennessee

Mission:  To prevent, control, and treat the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in Tennessee

This site provides practical information on many of the HIV, AIDS, and STD prevention and care activities in Tennessee. You can use this site to gather basic disease facts, information regarding counseling and testing, or infection statistics. In addition, this site provides information valuable to health care professionals including reporting, treatment, and legal information. If you need assistance, contact us at:

Tennessee Department of Health
HIV/STD Program

Administrative Offices:
4th Floor, Andrew Johnson Tower
710 James Robertson Pkwy
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-7500
Email STD.Health@tn.gov


Are You at Risk for an STD?   Go to this confidential site to determine your risk.

Find a Testing Site Near You   Type in your zip code for a HIV/STD testing site near you.

HIV Information Links:

STD Information Links:

If you have questions about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs),  including HIV and AIDS, and you are a Tennessee resident, please call us toll-free:

State of Tennessee HIV/STD Hotline: 
1-800-525-2437 (within Tennessee only)
Monday through Friday, 
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST
the CDC National STD Hotline: 1-800-227-8922