Important information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Until further notice all of our Queue & Wait, Test & Go and routine appointment services are suspended to help reduce the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and to enable some of our staff to be re-deployed. This means that you are unable to be seen in the clinic without talking to our central booking team first.

Please call 01904 721111 (9am - 3pm) Monday to Friday to arrange a discussion with one of our clinical staff. If you feel the issue is URGENT e.g. you need emergency contraception, HIV post-exposure treatment or have new and significant symptoms, please let the booking team know. Our 'contact us' option on the website can be used but there may be some delays in responding to non-urgent queries. We are closed over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend

Clinic Closures -  we are currently only operating clinics in York, Selby, Harrogate, Scarborough, Northallerton, Catterick and Skipton - all other clinics are temporarily suspended.

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

Close

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

View navigation

Home

I want to start or switch my contraception method

We offer appointments and Q&W8 to discuss, then start or switch any method of contraception. It is important to have an idea of your preferred method before attending. Please read through the choices on the Family Planning Association website here.

If you are thinking of having an implant please click here.

If you are thinking of having a coil please click here.

Once you have an idea of your preferred method please call the clinic on 01904 721111 or visit the Clinics and Services page to see opening times.

Remember your GP can also offer to discuss, start or switch any method of contraception.