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Free Online Testing

Order your free and confidential Sexually Transmitted Infection testing kit that you can access 24 hours a day

If you are living in County Durham you can order a free testing kit for Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and HIV by clicking the link below:

https://sh24.org.uk/

Unfortunately we are not able to provide this service if you live in Darlington. You can attend the Sexual Health Clinic (GUM) at Darlington Memorial Hospital by ringing 01325 743 203. Please note Darlington GUM clinic have moved. To locate Darlington GUM use the main entrance (next to A&E), pass the main reception and either take the stairs on your right to Floor D and turn left or take the lift on your left to Floor D and turn right.

 

Remember the best way to protect yourself from STI's is to use a condom. These are FREE with C-Card if you're 13-24 or from your local Sexual Health Clinic. Visit our Free Condoms section for advice, information and how to access.

 

What if I don't want a testing kit posted home?

If you are 16 or over you can collect an easy to complete test from most pharmacies in County Durham or you can book an appointment at one of our Contraception and Sexual Health clinics (CaSH) by ringing the Central Booking Line on: 0191 372 8700. You can also book a GUM appointment at Durham (0191 333 2660 / 0191 333 2661) or Bishop Auckland (01388 455 700). Please call the clinic reception during clinic hours. Click here for GUM timetable.

 

'The treatment I have received from all the staff has been excellent and could you extend my thanks to them all. A very thankful and relieved patient'.

Patient, Dermatology Outpatients Department, University Hospital of North Durham