For appointments for any of the contraception and sexual
health clinics across the county contact the Central Appointment
Booking Line on 0191 372 8700 Monday to Friday 9.00am -
NB GUM Departments should still be contacted
directly during the clinic opening times as indicated in the
timetable link below.
We aim to provide innovative services delivered by a committed,
highly skilled workforce to achieve standards of excellence in
sexual health. Our team includes health advisors, doctors,
sexual health nurses and support staff who are friendly,
non-judgemental and will be happy to advise on any
matters related to sexual health including:
The service is confidential and is open to people of all ages
(including under 16s).
The service offered is flexible to your needs and the staff work
in both community and hospital sites, throughout County Durham and
Darlington, covering the following areas of sexual health.
Contraception and Sexual Health (CaSH) Clinic
health advice and support (inc Chlamydia screening)
GU Medicine and Sexually transmitted infections
(STI) screening and treatment (inc HIV)
Bisexual Transgender (LGBT)
For general information on times of contraception clinics
telephone the Central Administration and Appointment
Booking Office (Framwellgate Moor Clinic) on 0191 372
8700 Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm.
For general advice on Sexual Health improvement or Chlamydia
Screening contact the Peterlee Health Centre Central Office
on 0191 518 0557 Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm.
For STI advice, screening and treatment select your local area
code and contact one of the following telephone numbers:
- 0191 333 2660/1 for GUM Department (University Hospital of
- 01388 455 700 for GUM Department (Bishop
- 01325 743 203 for GUM
Department (Darlington Memorial
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community