Checkpoint Express

Page last reviewed 1.7.2021

Checkpoint Express clinic

Checkpoint Express clinic is STI testing and sexual counselling service for gay, bi and other men who have sex with men. It’s a pilot, where we test how to provide low threshold sexual health services. Clinic service has been popular, prepare short waiting time when arriving to clinic! Welcome!

Clinic service is once every other month with appointment!

HIV rapid testing at sauna Vogue

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing once a month @Gay Sauna Vogue, Sturenkatu 27. There is doorbell at down, then take a lift to 5th floor where you are guided to test. You come only to test, don’t have to go to sauna.
Next test events:

  • Sunday 4th of July from 6pm to 9pm, at mobile unit behind the sauna (backyard)

Hepatitis A and B vaccinations at Helsinki

Checkpoint services also organizes  Hepatitis A and B vaccinations at Helsinki for men who have sex with men. Free of charge. At the moment we give vaccinations only those who has already started vaccination serie, so only sencond/third vaccinations. Vaccination events are once a month by appointment.

  • Next time: August after summer holidays, info comes later
  • Only second/third vaccinations – no new start of vaccination series at the moment
  • Booking: tel 0207 465 705 Mon and Wed 9.30am-12.00pm or chat: Mon, Tue and Thu 12.00pm-15.30pm or by e-mail: prep(at)

Note that Hivpoint’s services are on hold from 5th of July until the 8th of August 2021. During that period the messages that are send to prep(at) will unfortunately not be replied.  

NOTE! NEW address: Hermannin rantatie 2B (Kalasatama), Helsinki

HIV rapid testing at mobile unit

Checkpoint Express offers also HIV rapid testing in a mobile unit in Helsinki area for gay and bisexual men and other men who have sex with men. The mobile unit is a van that you recognize from Checkpoint-signs. In addition to the testing, there’s also a chance to talk about safe sex and sexually transmitted infections with our staff. From the van you can get brochures, condoms and lubricants. Mobile unit will operate next time from 2nd to 7th of July.

Schedule and places HERE!