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Young People's Sexual health advice and tests

At Charter Medical Centre we provide a friendly, confidential and free sexual health service for young people aged 24 and under.


We are a registered C-Card outlet for condom promotion. For more information about the C-Card scheme go to

S.W.A.Y. (Sex, Worries and You)

please note we will no longer offer this drop-in service from 1st April 2018 - please visit the SHAC website below for alternative services nearby

For discreet and confidential services for sexual health advice and issues and family planning, including emergency contraception.

Brighton and Hove Sexual Health and Contraception Services (SHAC) provide 3 clinics where you can get discreet and confidential services for sexual health advice and issues and family planning, including emergency contraception.  Walk-in clinics and Online booking are available.  Visit: SHAC clinics

Brighton Station Healthcentre provides walk-in and pre-bookable Sexual Health services: Walk in appointments from 9am-11:40am and 2:30pm-6:30pm. Pre-bookable appointments 8am-8:40am and 1:30pm-2:10pm

Brighton Pharmacies, walk-in centres and the out-of-hours GP service (available via NHS 111) can often provide help with emergency contraception.

SHAC  (Brighton and Hove Sexual health and contraceptive service)

The SHAC Team are a mix of male & female Doctors, Nurses, Health Advisers, Clinical Support Workers and Administrators

They provide information about sex, sexual health, relationships and sexual health services for people living or working in Brighton & Hove.

Visit their website to find the service you need nearby.

  • See when the next 'Walk in and Wait' appointment is
  • Get the clinic phone number
  • Get a map
  • Book an appointment online.

SHAC services:

  • Female stuff
  • Male stuff
  • Under 25's
  • Over 45's
  • C Card and free condoms
  • Emergency Contraception  
  • Reversible Contraception           
  • Pregnancy testing, Advice and Referrals
  • Sex, relationships & you
  • LGBT 
  • Pre and Post exposure prophylaxis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Screening 
  • HIV care             
  • Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea testing and treatment
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis A,B,C
  • Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence Support Services

The following links may also be helpful: 

Interactive Drug and Alcohol information website for young people, students, parents and carers. 

Interactive Alcohol information website. Use the 'Drinkometer' and take the drink test to see if you have a problem with drink. 

A comprehensive website for teenagers, including a facility to email questions to a doctor on a wide range of medical and sexual issues.

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