HIV & STD Community Program

Prevention, education and testing services have been modified due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

  • HIV and STD testing and education at community sites have been paused. 

  • HIV and STD testing is available by appointment only at: 
    Wake County Human Services 
    10 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27610 
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.) 
    Tuesday (9 a.m.–4 p.m.) 
    Call: 919-250-3883 to schedule an appointment 
    Visit: Clinic A for condoms 
    For questions, email: [email protected] 

Wake County's HIV/STD Community Program offers a comprehensive continuum of care including prevention education, HIV/STD counseling and testing, and treatment and supportive services for people with HIV/AIDS.

HIV/STD Education and Outreach

Our health education and outreach team works with individuals, groups, partner agencies and communities throughout Wake County to provide HIV/STD prevention education and connect individuals with testing and treatment services.

HIV/STD Counseling and Testing

Our trained counselors provide convenient, confidential HIV/STD testing services at a variety of community locations throughout Wake County

Services for People with HIV/AIDS

We provide comprehensive medical and support services for people living with HIV/AIDS in Wake County.

Meet Our HIV/STD Education Team

Our health educators offer a variety of educational programs for communities, agencies and other community organizations throughout Wake County.  If you would like to invite a trained health educator to work with your agency, community group, or faith-based organization, please complete this Request for HIV/STD Health Education and Testing Form and return it to Nikita Spears, Health Education and Outreach Supervisor, at [email protected]

Name  Email Address Phone Number
Nikita Spears  [email protected] 919-212-9312 
Lauren Jones [email protected]  919-250-1027
Pedro Hernandez [email protected]  919-250-3882
India Terrell [email protected] 919-250-3161
Paris Rutherford [email protected] 919-250-4672


Meet Our HIV/STD Counseling and Testing Team

Our trained counselors provide convenient, confidential HIV/STD testing services at a variety of community locations throughout Wake County.  The supervisor of the Counseling and Testing team is Natasha Bowen.  If you have any questions or concerns, she can be reached using the contact information listed below. 

Name Email Address Phone Number
Natasha Bowen [email protected] 919-212-9293
Gloria Sebastian [email protected] 919-250-4467
Susan Gaudioso [email protected] 919-250-4716
Johnnena Wagoner [email protected] 919-250-4464
Carolyn Tuff [email protected] 919-250-1531
Tammy Turner [email protected] 919-212-7419
Joyce Nicholson [email protected] 919-250-3765
Briseyda Castro [email protected] 919-212-9318


Meet Our HIV/STD Case Manager Team

If you have HIV or AIDS, staying healthy may depend on putting together many different services – medical care, health insurance, housing, drug/alcohol treatment, HIV/STD education, emotional support, and many others, depending on your needs. Whether you just found out you have HIV or if you’ve had it for a long time, an HIV case manager can help you understand your options and connect you with the services and supports you need.  
For more information or to schedule a free assessment, please call: 919-212-7801.

Meet the HIV/STD Community Program Manager

Yvonne Torres is the program manager of the Wake County HIV/STD Community Program.  If you have any questions or concerns she can be reached using the contact information listed below. 

Yvonne Torres
Phone: 919-250-4479  
Email: [email protected]