Sexual Health Clinics

Sexual Health clinics provide sexual health services for those with or without symptoms of a sexually transmitted infection and contraception including emergency contraception.

All services are confidential, you can attend a clinic without a medical referral anonymously. Any information given will not appear on your medical records without your permission.

Clinics offer a range of services that may include:

  • testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • ​advice about sexual health
  • free condoms
  • contraception, including emergency contraception
  • HIV testing
  • care of people who are HIV positive
  • PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis) - medication that can help prevent people from developing HIV if they've been exposed to it
  • hepatitis B vaccination
  • advice about abortion
  • help for people who have been sexually assaulted

Sexual Health (GUM/Contraception/HIV) Clinics

 

Carlisle

Closed first Monday every month for staff training

Solway Clinic
Hilltop Heights
London Road
Carlisle CA1 2NS
Tel: 01228 608989

Penrith

Penrith Hospital
Bridge Lane
Penrith
CA11 8HX
Tel: 01229 404464 

Workington

Closed first Monday in the month for staff training

Derwent Clinic
Centre for Sexual Health
Workington Community Hospital
Park Lane
Workington
CA14 2RW
Tel: 01900 705050

Whitehaven

Flatt Walks Health Centre
3 Castle Meadows
Whitehaven
CA28 7QE
Tel: 01900 705050

Kendal

Kentwood Clinic
Centre for Sexual Health
Gillinggate Centre
Kendal
LA9 4JE
Tel: 01539 716706

Barrow

Closed 3rd Tuesday in the month for staff training

Birchwood Clinic
Centre for Sexual Health
Furness General Hospital
Barrow in Furness
LA14 4LF
Tel: 01229 404464


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Dragons Den challenge for new patient innovation in sexual health

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From Our Specialist Services Team Sexual Health Services score with Carlisle United

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