FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q. How much does a pregnancy test cost?

A. Our pregnancy tests are free of charge.

Q. How accurate are your tests?

A. Our lab quality pregnancy tests are 97-99% accurate and more sensitive than over-the-counter tests.

Q. How long will it take to get the results?

A. You will receive the results for your pregnancy test during your appointment. An appointment usually lasts between 30 - 45 minutes.

Q. Do I need to set up an appointment?

A. No. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome.

Q. Do I need to bring anything to my appointment?

A. Please bring a current photo I.D. with you to your appointment.

Q. Can I bring someone with me?

A. Yes, you are more than welcome to bring someone with you to your appointment.

Q. Do you offer ultrasounds?

A. Yes. We do offer free, limited ultrasounds. Click here for more information.

Q. I would like to get tested for STDs. Does your center offer that service?

A. The Alpha Center offers our pregnancy-related clients testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea. Click here for more information.

Q. Is all my information kept confidential?

A. Yes. Your visit and the information you share is kept confidential. We can only provide client information only to your physician with your written consent.

Q. I don't live close to this center. How can I find a pregnancy center near me?

A. Please call the Alpha Center at 605-361-3500 to find a pregnancy resource center near you.

Q. What can I expect from my Alpha Center experience?

A. You can expect to meet with our trained staff and volunteers in a comfortable, confidential and professional environment. We genuinely care about listening to your situation and equipping you in the best way possible.

Q. If I'm under 18, do I need to have parent permission?

A. No. You do not need to have parental permission if you are under 18 to receive any of our services.