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Under 25s

Did you know that we offer a combination of booked and drop in sessions for both contraception and sexual health screening at Connect 26, Talbot Road Blackpool FY1 1LF.

For information or to arrange an appointment at Connect call 01253 955856.

General Under 25 Info

When you attend Connect you can access a wide range of screening for Sexually transmitted infections: – Chlamydia; Gonnorhoea; HIV & Syphilis. The nurses can assess and treat patients experiencing symptoms of herpes and warts (occasionally you may be asked to attend the specialist centre at Whitegate Drive). If required the nurse may offer a you a course of Hepatitis B vaccinations.

We also provide a wide range of Contraceptive methods including Pills, Injections, Implants; coils condoms and emergency contraception.

http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/contraception-guide/Pages/what-is-contraception.aspx

Chlamydia Screening Information

Testing for chlamydia couldn’t be simpler, if you are under 25 and live in Blackpool, text TESTME to 88802 – please include your name, address and D.O.B – or you can click here.

Connect Provides contraception and sexual health screening for Under 25’s (See our Confidentiality Statement).

A kit with full instructions will be sent to your preferred address, all you need to do is complete the test and return. (The kits and postage are free).

Connect also hosts counselling and drug and alcohol services for under 25’s for more information http://www.blackpool.gov.uk.

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