Contraceptive Services

We can help with all of the following:

  • advice about the full range of contraceptive methods, including where appropriate, a medical examination of patients seeking such advice;
  • treatment for patients with a range of contraceptive substances and appliances (excluding the fitting and implanting of intrauterine devices and implants;
  • advice about emergency contraception and, where appropriate, the supplying or prescribing of emergency hormonal contraception;
  • advice and referral in cases of unplanned pregnancy including advice about the availability of free pregnancy testing in the area;
  • initial advice about sexual health promotion and sexually transmitted infections;
  • referral as necessary to specialist sexual health services, including tests for sexually transmitted infections.