Please see below a message from Newcastle Sexual Health
"Sexual Health services delivered from New Croft House are
currently limited - the service is working through some technical
problems and is hoping to restart soon.
Where a clinic has been cancelled, or slots become unavailable,
the service will contact patients directly to rearrange
The Gynaecology and HIV services that operate from New Croft
House remain unaffected. If patients require emergency
contraception, Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) medicine, or have an
urgent query, please contact the sexual health team on 0191 229
2999 for further advice. Please check the Trust website for further
County Durham & Darlington Sexual Health
We 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-judgmental and will be happy to advise on any matters
related to sexual health.
Our services are free, confidential and open to people of
all ages (including under 16s).
We no longer provide walk-in services and all patients requiring
advice will undergo a full clinical triage by phone with a
qualified staff member in a timescale appropriate to their
Those requiring emergency contraception should in the first
instance contact the central booking line (number below)
or seek advice via Community pharmacies -
please click here to find those providing this service.
Please click the links above to find out more.
Contact telephone numbers are as below:
County Durham residents Central Booking Line (Mon-Fri
9am-5pm): 0191 372 8700
Darlington Sexual Health Hub (GUM): 01325 743 203
Darlington residents Contraception Central Booking
Line: 01325 743 203 - please ring to book an appointment
Darlington Contraception clinics have reopened and are now
running at the following times but for both staff and patient
safety we will not be offering walk-in appointments for the
foreseeable future and this clinic has been replaced with
prebookable appointments at the following times:
- Monday 9am-1pm
- Wednesday & Thursday - 4.30pm-8.30pm
- Saturday - 9am-1pm
If you have symptoms of coronavirus infection (COVID-19) however
mild we will advise you to follow the latest Government advice. If
you have a sexual health or contraception concern we will arrange
for a Doctor or Nurse to call you back. They can then discuss an
appropriate plan of care with you.
Anyone attending an appointment in our clinics may need to wear
a face covering and adhere to social distancing.
The latest information on symptoms of Coronavirus
infection can be found on https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
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'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital