General Under 25 Information
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.
Chlamydia Screening Information
Testing for chlamydia couldn’t be simpler, if you are under 25 and live in Blackpool, 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.