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New Coronavirus Information


Services during Covid-19 – IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Last updated:  July 2020

Sexual Health & Contraception services (SHAC):

Call us on 01273 523388.

If possible we’ll deal with your issue on the phone, or book you an appointment if you need to be seen. Please wear a face covering when you come to the clinic.

You can order a home testing kit here.

If you’re under 25 we have a walk-in clinic on Wednesday afternoon at Morley Street – more details here

We now have limited availability for routine smears and coil / implant fits – please call us to discuss.

SHAC phone lines are open Monday – Friday 0900-1630, and Saturday 1000-1300

We strongly advise you to do all you can to protect your sexual health. Reducing your number of sexual partners and using condoms will help with this. Please check our website regularly and we will keep you posted of any further developments

Lawson Unit:  

Important Shielding advice – please CLICK this link

Currently we are conducting blood testing appointments face-to-face, but doctor and nurse specialist appointments will remain virtual unless informed by the clinic that you need to come in for a review

Please ensure that you have at least a month’s supply of medications and call 01273 664948 if not (unless you have a doctor’s appointment booked already in the next 3 weeks).

For information about HIV and Coronavirus please check the updates on https://www.bhiva.org/


For CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19 advice as to what do to if you have symptoms

or updates please see latest government guidance here


Last updated: July 23, 2020

How to access Sexual Health services & Sexual Health advice during COVID-19

Online STI Testing

Confidential, discrete & free home tests

You must be aged 18 years or over and have a BN1/BN2/BN3/BN41 postcode

Brighton and Hove sexual health and contraception service (SHAC) is a free and confidential specialist service open to everyone regardless of age and sexuality.

We offer a mix of appointments and a ‘walk-in and wait’ service at 3 sites across the city.

The tiles below show clinics happening today and tomorrow. For a full range of clinics please click on ‘View all services and clinics’ underneath the tiles.

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