*AHWG is collecting survey responses from youth and young adults to assess PrEP knowledge. Click here to take our short, voluntary survey.
What is pREP?
Is Prep Right for you?
PrEP is useful to people who are high risk of HIV either through sexual or injection drug partner. PrEP will only protect you from HIV if you take the pill daily so you need to be comfortable with taking a drug daily. If you answer YES to any of the questions bellow PrEP may be right for you:
Talk with a medical provider to take PrEP
Complete this short screening survey and then contact your medical provider.
PrEP Clinics in the Bay Area
San Francisco Clinics:
PrEP is offered to youth under the age of 18 at these clinics on a case by case basis.
Most private health insurance will cover the cost of PrEP.
Medi- Cal will cover PrEP
If uninsured and would like to get PrEP, there is The Truvada for PrEP a medication assistance program.
Keep it Confidential
In California, you have the right to access confidential health services, including PrEP, by law! However, if you are a dependent on someone else's insurance policy you must submit a Confidential Communications Request (CCR) to your insurance provider. If you need help you can visit: www.myhealthmyinfo.org for a step by step guide or contact us for more info.