Monkey-Pox

We are aware of increasing numbers of cases of Monkeypox present in the UK population.

If you have a sexual health concern AND have any of the following symptoms, please call our central booking line on 01904 721111 and one of our team will be able to get you the help you need.

Do not come directly to clinic if you have any of these symptoms:

  • Rash on any part of your body
  • Fever
  • New lump/s in neck, groin or under your arm

AND

  1. Are you a gay, bisexual or other man who has sex with men?
  2. Have you had contact with someone with confirmed Monkeypox in the 21 days before symptom onset?
  3. Have you travelled to West and Central Africa, USA, Spain and Portugal in the 21 days before symptoms onset

 

We are unable to supply repeat contraceptive pills, patches and injections for those aged 20 and over these must be provided by your GP.

We can insert, exchange and remove implants and contraceptive coils for all ages and start all service users on a new form of contraception.

If you are experiencing severe pain and our clinics are closed please telephone NHS 111, for help and information 24 hours a day 365 days a year or attend the nearest A&E department. 

If you require Sexual health/Contraception care, please call our central booking line from 8:15am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8:15am to 3:30pm Friday and 9am to 12pm Saturday, on 01904 721111 and press option 1. 

Please note - we are not able to offer 'walk-in' services - all appointments need to be arranged through our booking team

Aged 17 or under? You can also text us on 07973 775692 to make an appointment Monday-Friday 8.15am-3:30pm. 

We kindly ask that you continue to wear face mask when you attend our clinics. 

If you are unable to speak on the phone for any other reason (i.e. hearing impairment or at risk within your home) you can email us on www.yorsexualhealth.org.uk/york/contact-us/

No symptoms but want an STI screen? Please order a testing kit online:

For York https://www.yorsexualhealth.org.uk/york/york-home/online-booking-and-testing/

For North Yorkshire https://www.yorsexualhealth.org.uk/north-yorkshire/north-yorkshire-home/online-booking-and-testing/

Your GP may be able to help with your contraception needs.

 

 

 

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For information on coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit https://www.yorsexualhealth.org.uk/coronavirus-corvid-19-information/

Professionals

I would like to view patient leaflets and information

This page includes information for you to download and print off for your patients. We will be adding further resources and links to this page over coming months.

We wish to promote testing for STIs, including the option of free online postal STI test kits for all residents of North Yorkshire and York. Please support this campaign by displaying posters and signposting to the YorSexualHealth website. Thank you!

Download STI testing posters

YorSexualHealth Posters

Posters about local YorSexualHealth Services

Poster templates are available for your use. If you would like to be sent these and the brand guidelines please email yorsexualhealth@york.nhs.uk

Leaflets

FPA leaflets are no longer free of charge – details of costs are available on the FPA website.

National FPA leaflets are currently not available in other languages. A translation option for National Chlamydia Screening Programme information is available on the NCSP website.

Our HIV service have produced leaflets on the key things patients should know about HIV: 

Locally produced information will shortly be available. 

Easy Read Leaflets

Resources are available in ‘EasyRead’ formats for people with reading or learning difficulties, by clicking on the links below. These resources have been taken from the Easy Health website. You can download a list of relationships and sexuality resources from MENCAP here

Contraception

Sexual Health

Videos

A series of short video clips about our new services are available to watch via our You Tube channel as well as a ‘patient journey’ through our clinics.

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