Abilene's Health Department is offering free STD testing. MERCY Health Care Center is working with the AmeriCorps VISTA Program to get college students and young adults tested during an event called Get Yourself Tested (GYT).

The GYT event is offering free STD testing of gonorrhea and Chlamydia for college students and young adults in the Abilene area on Friday, Sept. 8 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the MERCY Clinic, located at 1902 Shelton Street.

Gift cards from many local sponsors will be given out, on a first come first serve basis, to those that come out for testing.

For more information, please contact Cari Waller at 325-676-6634.