Service changes for COVID19

Due to the current situation, all walk in Integrated Sexual Health Services have been restricted to emergency appointments only. Limited clinics will continue at present, using telephone triage to allow booked appointments for emergencies only. If you already have an appointment booked with us you will also be contacted to confirm it is going ahead before you attend. 

For urgent queries only please contact:

Merthyr/ Cynon – 01685 728272 (Lines are open Mon-Thurs 9.30-15.30 / Fri 9.30-12.00)

Dewi Sant Hospital -01443 443836 (Lines are open Mon- Fri9.30-12.00) 

Bridgend/ Princess of Wales area – 0300 555 0279

You will either be given advice via the telephone or advised to attend clinic. Please do not just turn up at the clinic as you will not be able to be seen. Please maintain social distancing and attend alone. Do not attend your appointment if you have symptoms of coronavirus.

If you would like information on contraception options please see links to some helpful websites:

Contraceptive choices              

Sexwise

What we do

We provide all aspects of contraception, sexually transmitted infection screening, advice and referral for womens’ and mens’ health matters.  This includes:

Contraceptive methods, oral contraception, injections, implants, inter uterine contraceptive devices.

Sexual health screening, chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis, HIV and more. We also provide pregnancy advisory clinics which can be accessed via walk in clinics or GP referrals and cervical cytology clinics which can be accessed by walk in or appointments. Appointments can be made by telephoning the numbers provided.

Who is it for?

Anyone requiring advice on sexual and reproductive health.  We also have dedicated young peoples’ services (11 – 25 years) which are indicated in our clinic timetable.

Can anyone use this service?

Yes our walk in services are indicated in our clinic timetables, if appointments are required this is indicated in our clinic timetable. GPs are able to refer into services as appropriate.

What to expect

All our services are confidential and tailored to meet individual needs. Where necessary we are also able to help patients by refer them to other agencies.

Contact us

Clinic numbers are detailed individually on the clinic timetable.

Self Referral Process for Termination of Pregnancy can be arranged by telephoning

Bodywise (Dewi Sant Hospital) 01443/443192 between 9.30 am and 12.00 noon
PAS (Prince Charles Hospital) 01685/728497 between 9.30 am and 12.00 noon

Main Triage Numbers are 01443 443443 ext 3836 or 01685 728272

Office Administrators: Beverley Jones 01443 443564 or Carol Blakemore 01685 728721