Sexual Health

Services provided by the Sexual Health Team are divided into two main areas:

  1. Genito-urinary medicine (GUM) which focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of all sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV, screening and vaccination for transmissible hepatitis viruses (A and B) and as well as screening for hepatitis C virus./li>
  2. Contraceptive/family planning services for all ages include health promotion, advice and provision of contraception as well as consultation for pregnancy terminations.
  3. The department also provides sexual dysfunction counselling services and specific clinics for young people for Chlamydia screening.

Who can access the service?

All.

How do I access the service

Patients can self-refer or be referred by another agency e.g youth service, school etc.

Where does the service take place?

Sexual Health services are available in Eastbourne, Hastings, Hailsham, Bexhill, St Leonards, Crowborough, Rye, Uckfield and Seaford.

Satellite clinics are held in other locations across East Sussex. For more information visit the sexual health website.