Today marks the start of Sexually Transmitted Disease Awareness Month, and a number of organizations are offering free testing for sexually transmitted diseases, HIV or both.
Essential Pregnancy Services routinely offers testing and treatment free of charge and is among the Omaha metro area organizations that people can turn to for help.
No appointment is necessary. EPS locations are:
» 6220 Maple St. (main office), 402-554-0121
» 908 W. Mission Ave. (Bellevue), 402-933-2988
» 3029 N. 93rd St., 402-763-8768
The Maple Street and Bellevue locations are open Monday through Saturday. The 93rd Street location is open Monday through Thursday.
For hours of operation and other information, visit the agency's website: essentialps.org.