Bolton Clinics

FROM MONDAY 11th JANUARY 2021 UNDER 25’s WITH A BOLTON POSTCODE WILL ONLY BE ABLE TO ORDER A POSTAL KIT THAT WILL TEST FOR CHLAMYDIA & GONORRHEA. THE ABOVE TESTS WILL NOT INCLUDE HIV & SYPHILLIS, FOR THESE TESTS YOU WILL NEED TO RING 01204 390771 TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT.   FROM MONDAY 7th DECMBER FREE CONDOMS WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE ON A MONDAY EVENING BETWEEN 18.45 – 1945pm. THESE CAN BE COLLECTED FROM SEXUAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT N BLOCK ROYAL BOLTON HOSPITAL. If you are new to PrEP or are thinking of using PrEP please refer to the information on the Greater Manchester https://sorthiv.org.uk/ website. As soon as we are able to provide appointments for PrEP provision we will be advertising this on our website. Thank you for your understanding.   SEXUAL HEALTH REMAINS OPEN Sexual & Reproductive health department offers a free confidential service. Staff will conduct a telephone triage for individual assessment and will arrange for treatment to be collected if necessary. Please ring 01204 390771 or 0161 206 1099.    DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 SITUATION WE WILL NOT BE RUNNING A WALK-IN SERVICE AT LANCEBURN HEALTH CENTRE FROM MONDAY THE 23RD MARCH. WE WILL BE PROVIDING AN APPOINTMENT ONLY SYSTEM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. ALL COMMUNITY CLINICS WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CONTRACEPTION IF YOU REQUIRE CONTRACEPTION PLEASE RING 01204 390771 TO ARRANGE A TELEPHONE CONSULTATION IF YOUR IMPLANT OR COIL IS DUE TO EXPIRE PLEASE CONTACT THE DEPARTMENT ON 01204 390771 AND WE CAN ARRANGE FOR YOU TO HAVE AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF CONTRACEPTION PROVIDED THE POSTAL SCREENING SERVICE CAN STILL BE ACCESSED VIA OUR WEBSITE. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.    Online Booking: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/services/sexual-health/online-booking/ THIS SERVICE IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO THE COVID-19 SITUATION   For quick and easy testing for Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and HIV in the convenience of your own home order our Postal Screening Kit: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/services/sexual-health/online-postal-screening-service/   Please note that the department will be closed on Bank Holidays. If you require emergency contraception during this period please click on the link below to see available pharmacies that will be open and able to provide this service. We advise ringing the pharmacy to ensure there is a pharmacist available to dispense medication. Pharmacy opening times: https://psnc.org.uk/bolton-lpc/our-news/easter-holidays-to-august-bank-holidays/     Morning, Afternoon and evening clinics are by appointment only. Appointments cannot be made via email, they can be made by telephoning 01204 390771 or by using our online booking system. Clinic opening times: Monday               8:30a.m. – 7:30p.m. Tuesday               8:30a.m. – 5:00p.m. Wednesday  8.30am – 4pm  Thursday             8:30a.m. – 4.30pm Friday                   8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m. Those patients requiring PEP may have a longer wait as will need to see a doctor.   Bolton community clinics will also run on the following days: Telephone 01204 390771 to book an appointment Saturday 9.15am – 12.15pm – Walkden Gateway, 2 Smith Street, Walkden, M28 3EZ