Devon Sexual Health services to close for the upcoming bank holiday – 19th August

posted by: Jonathan Shaw

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral: national bank holiday

The Government has confirmed that there will be a period of mourning and that Monday 19 September will be publicly declared as a Bank Holiday; our services will close for that day.

The Royal Family has opened an online book of condolence where you can share your thoughts and memories.

We are currently experiencing high demand for our Sexual Health Services across Devon and Torbay

We are currently experiencing high demand for our Sexual Health Services across Devon and Torbay with unprecedented demand in Exeter. […]

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UPDATE ON MONKEYPOX VACCINATION

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Working together towards zero new HIV infections

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Accessing our service

In response to the emergence of COVID-19 we have implemented a telephone triage system for all of our clinics. Our central telephone number is 0300 303 3989.

We are currently experiencing high demand for our Sexual Health Services across Devon and Torbay with unprecedented demand in Exeter. Please note always review urgent cases the same day. If your need is urgent and you are struggling to reach us keep trying as our phone system will explain how to access same-day care with us.

We have updated information on the provision of routine contraception here.

Self-requested STI testing by post is available for those aged under 25- more info

We are now running an under 18’s sit and wait clinic at Exeter, Torquay, and Barnstaple for more information click here

If you are struggling to access sexual health services, alternatives may be available:

  • Emergency Contraception - from a local pharmacy - more info
  • Contraceptive pills and LARC procedures - obtained from your GP
  • HIV PEPSE - available via A+E departments - more info
  • Condoms by post (for gay and bisexual men only) - more info