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 and their partners 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.

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.

Getting Support

The Alpha Center understands that the decisions surrounding a pregnancy can lead to a wide range of emotions. Our client advocates are trained to provide support and resources to assist you in your current stage of life. Your information will be kept confidential.