Sexual Health |
WISH Clinic |
Chlamydia Screening |
Teenage Pregnancy | Abortion
Sexual Assault |
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual or Transgender
Reports & Plans
What is Sexual Health?
Good sexual health is about being confident and in control and also about
keeping ourselves and our partner(s) safe. It includes reducing our risk of
getting sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and having contraception that
There are many places in North Somerset you can go to get help and advice
on all issues relating to your sexual well being whatever your age, however
a useful starting place can be your GP or Sexwise 0800 282930
or log on to
where you will find lots of information, tools and advice and also use your
postcode to find out the closest services to where you live.
If you just want a chlamydia test you can get one for free from
www.freetest.me or by calling the
chlamydia screening team on 0845 180 0050.
Free Sexual Health Services that may be able to help you:
- Bristol Sexual Health Services
Are the main provider of NHS sexual
health, contraception and pregnancy advisory services in Bristol.
Located in Bristol City centre
0117 342 6900
- Brook Young Peoples Clinic
For confidential sexual health information and services for anyone aged
24 & under. Appointments and drop-in sessions Monday to Saturday. Based
in Central Bristol
3rd Floor, The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2PY 0117 929 0090
- Central Booking Line
For NHS Abortion care. Counselling & help for unplanned pregnancies.
Central Booking line
0845 872 5435 & 0117 927 6362
- Chemists / Pharmacies
Chemists offering a range of sexual health services including free
emergency hormonal contraception, chlamydia screening and treatment and
free condoms to under 25 year olds.
See Sexual health - Pharmacies
- General Practitioners (GP’s)
Your GP can provide you with support and advice on a wide range of
sexual health issues including contraception, free chlamydia screening
and testing for a wide range of other sexually transmitted infections.
A list of GP Practices
5 practices in North Somerset will see you if you are under 25), even if
you are not registered at that practice. They offer free emergency
contraception, contraception (including free condoms), chlamydia and
other STI screening and treatment and pregnancy testing. These practices
- Sunnyside Surgery 4 Sunnyside Road Clevedon BS21 7TA
- Tudor Lodge Surgery 3 Nithsdale Road Weston-Super-Mare BS23 4JP
- Wrington Surgery Station Road Wrington BS40 5NG
- Churchill Surgery Ladymead Lane Churchill BS25 5NH
- Backwell Surgery, 15 West Town Road Backwell BS48 3HA
- Brockway Medical Centre 8 Brockway Nailsea BS48 1BZ
- Nailsea Family Practice Tower House Stockway South Nailsea BS48 2XX
- ‘No Worries’! Teenage Health Service
Teenage Health Service for young people under the age of 21 in North
Somerset. Confidential advice on a range of teenage health issues
including sexual health and contraception advice. Drop in clinics
throughout North Somerset. Helping young people to make positive choices
about their health.
- ‘No Worries’! - Outreach Nurse
Support for young women under 18 who discover they are pregnant. Help
with decision making about the outcome of the pregnancy, contraception
termination/post natal and accessing contraception.
01934 425718 - 07824 450991
- Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC aka The Bridge)
Aims to empower and support victims of rape and sexual
assault. They have specialist workers who can inform you of your options
and assist you in making your own decisions about your care. They can
offer a place of safety and support you in your recovery.
0117 342 6999
- Substance Advice Service (SAS)
A service for young people seeking advice and support for drugs and
alcohol. All SAS advisors are ‘No Worries’! trained.
- Terrence Higgins Trust
Information and support for people living with and affected by HIV.
Counselling, group work, peer support, complementary therapies, advocacy
- Rapid 1 hour HIV testing and same day results,
- STI testing available.
- Confidential walk in service every Monday from 5-7:30pm (except bank
Terrence Higgins Trust, Aled Richards Centre, 8-10 West Street, Old
Market, Bristol, BS2 0BH
www.tht.org.uk for people living with HIV:
Call us on 0808 802 1221
from 10 till 10 weekdays and from 12 till 6 weekends
- Weston Integrated Sexual Health Centre (WISH)
Located at Weston General Hospital. Sex Factor Winners offer sexual
health care and contraception advice and treatment in a confidential and