Sexual Health

 

NOTICE OF CHANGES TO LOCAL SEXUAL HEALTH SERVICES IN BOLTON

Following a review of sexual health services the following sexual health clinics will no longer be available from 1st July 2019:

  • • Pikes Lane, Wednesday afternoon 1.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Farnworth, Wednesday evening 5-8pm
  • • Lever Chambers, Tuesday evening 6-8pm
  • • The Hub at Royal Bolton Hospital, all day Wednesday and Thursday evening 5pm-8pm

Please note that the following town centre community clinic will still be available:

Lever Chambers, Thursday evening 6-8pm

Patients are advised:

  • • Routine contraception is available from your local GP practice
  • • Emergency contraception is available from your local GP and pharmacist
  • • Condoms are available to purchase from your local pharmacist

If you have any comments / suggestions regarding the changes to sexual health services in Bolton – please send them in writing to:

Freepost RTTT-YTEL-YSXS, Consultation and Research Team, 2nd Floor Town Hall, Victoria Square, Bolton, BL1 1RU (you do not need a stamp)

Or by email to commissioning@bolton.gov.uk before 10th December 2018.

Our sexual and reproductive health service provides diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections and complications including HIV. We also provide family planning support and advice and all forms of contraception in one confidential and friendly service. Sexual health is also sometimes referred to as genito-urinary medicine (GUM).

SHINE are proud to offer a range of free education & training sessions to promote increased awareness & safe relationships & safe sexual health amongst young people. click on the following link to read full brochure.

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Sexual-Health-Education-and-Training-Brochure-Sept-2016-to-Aug-2017-UPDATED-Feb-2017.docx

Big congratulations to our Sexual Health Team at Bolton Shine Clinic achieving the Runners Up Award in this years Research debut Category at the Manchester Clinical Research Awards 2018.

ONLINE BOOKING AVAILABLE FOR SHINE BOLTON & SALFORD

From Monday 9th July 2018 this service no longer provides repeat Depo injection or repeat Pill

Your local GP will provide this for you.

 

 

 

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Information

Our consultant-led team provides services across Bolton and the Wigan borough.

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Meet the Team

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Location

Our sexual health services are based across three main sites.

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Contact Details

Integrated Sexual Health Department, Royal Bolton Hospital, Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, BL4 0JR
Tel: 01204 390771

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Patient Feedback

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Online Booking

Online booking is available for Bolton and Salford.

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Online Postal Screening Service

If you think you may have a sexually transmitted infection we are trialling a postal screening kit in the Bolton area.

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