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Under 25… and live in Blackpool

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.

Our opening times are:

Monday: 9:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 6:00pm (appointment only)

Tuesday-Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 5:00pm (appointment only)

Saturday: 10:00am-1:00pm (drop-in)

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

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.

For more information on contraception methods and options please visit the contraception section of the website.

If you are aged between 16 and 24, you can request a free Chlamydia testing kit and for all other postal options click here.

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

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