FAQ

Can anyone access your services, or are these services only for UF students?

  • Our services are open to everyone. Some services require an appointment (e.g., Equal Access Clinic’s Eye Clinic, Neurocognitive Screening Initiative, HIV testing and counseling).
  • HealthStreet membership is free.
  • HealthStreet hosts a variety of support groups that are open to everyone, with no HealthStreet membership required.
  • HealthStreet town hall series, Our Community, Our Health, is open to the general public at no charge.

Are your services free of charge?

  • All HealthStreet services available to the general public are free.
  • HealthStreet also provides recruitment services to researchers, some of which have a fee.

Does HealthStreet still provide confidential HIV testing, and counseling?

  • Yes.┬áHIV testing and counseling is available by appointment. For an appointment, call (352) 294-4880.

In order to access your services, do you have to bring a picture ID?

  • No ID is required. If members need access to member-only services, we ask them to verbally verify their identity.
  • We do ask all guests for their first name, last initial, and zip code to log the number of HealthStreet facility visitors each day.

Are appointments required?

  • Appointments are required for certain services (e.g., Equal Access Clinic’s Eye Clinic, Neurocognitive Screening Initiative, HIV testing and counseling).
  • No appointment is required to access our clothing closet, toiletry pantry, or to receive referrals.

Do people have to complete an application for your services?

  • Those who wish to become a HealthStreet member will need to complete a Health Needs Assessment with a Community Health Worker.

Do you have translation availability?

  • We have staff, volunteers, and interns who can provide translation in Spanish.

Does HealthStreet have United Way approval?