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PRICK! in Penticton

PRICK! is a private and confidential on-the-spot STI and HIV testing event for all guys who like guys. Our definition of ‘guy’ includes: bi, cis, curious, gay, male, non-binary, queer, questioning, straight, trans, two-spirit, and all other guys who like guys.

Thursday, March 29th from 6-8 PM in Penticton

Penticton Opt Clinic
740 Carmi Ave, 1st Floor
@ Government St
Just up from Penticton Regional Hospital

Tests include chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis (A, B & C), HIV and syphilis. Nurses can also provide education, resources and referals for other sexual health concerns (ie. herpes, HPV/genital warts, sores/rashes, etc,)

You can use your given name, fake name or initials – the main focus is to get guys tested.

This is a public clinic, there will be other people sharing the waiting room with you.

We also welcome you to bring a friend along for support.

BOOK AN APPOINTMENT @ 1-800-739-7367 or...

Check it out on Facebook or visit the Men's Health Initiative.

Brought to you by: Men's Health Initiative, Options for Sexual Health and Interior Health Outreach Nurses.

Sponsored by: Basanti Interactive Media, Castanet, Okanagan College Student Union, Okanoggin Barbers, REL8 Okanagan South, South Okanagan Similkameen Pride, and Skaha Barbers.

The Men’s Health Initiative’s main goal is to increase supportive, community-based networks for guys-who-like-guys in BC's Interior while raising attention to their health care needs and concerns.