Important information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In order to help reduce the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) we are offering telephone appointments and postal tests/treatments whenever possible. If you need to be seen in a clinic this can be arranged after you have spoken with a nurse on the phone.

 We are now open Saturday - York Monkgate , 9-12 noon.

We offer Urgent Same Day Access Appointments and Routine Planned Appointments. Please call 01904 721111 between 8:15am - 6pm Monday to Thursday, between 8:15am to 4pm on a Friday and between 9am-12pm on a Saturday to arrange a discussion with one of our clinical staff and they will arrange an appointment for you. Our 'contact us' option on the website can be used but there may be some delays in responding to non-urgent queries. 

If you are under 18 and/or are living in a situation where you are unable to safely call us, please text us on 07980 973337. We will reply to you within 1 - 2 working days. Please note that this texting service is not for routine enquiries. If you feel your safety is at risk please contact the Police.

If you are 18 and under and live in York there are now planned appointments and same day access slots available on a Monday 4pm-7pm, call 01904 721111 or text 07973 775692 to make an appointment.

ONLINE SERVICES - free condoms are available via the website for residents of York and North Yorkshire. Online testing is available for those most at risk of STIs or who have been advised to do a test

Please note that ALL patients, visitors and staff are required to wear a mask or face covering in all NHS buildings. If you do not have your own face covering we can provide you with a mask when you attend your pre-arranged appointment. Thank you for your understanding.

 

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Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Online testing services have been extended during the Covid-19 pandemic

  • YorSexualHealth offers free and confidential postal tests for people aged 16 years old and over living in North Yorkshire and York
  • It is common for people to have infections without noticing any symptoms, so getting tested is the only way to know whether or not you have a STI
  • If you have noticed significant symptoms such as pelvic or testicular pain or discharge from your penis please contact us on 01904 721111 for advice before testing
  • If you have noticed mild symptoms such as stinging or burning you can order a test kit online
  • If you have had sex with someone who you know has a STI we advise you to call us on 01904 721111 for advice about the right time for you to test and to discuss possible treatment
  • If you are worried about a risk of HIV in the last 72 hours please contact us as you may need treatment to prevent infection

Order a postal test kit for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

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