Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Sexual Health

Croydon University Hospital

Croydon Sexual Health Centre
530 London Road 
Croydon 
CR7 7YE 

The Croydon Sexual Health Centre provides a free, comprehensive and confidential sexual health service including:

  • Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Treatment of other genital infections
  • HIV testing, treatment and care
  • Same day HIV testing (POCT)
  • Treatment following sexual exposure to HIV (PEPSE)
  • Emergency contraception
  • Abortion advice and referral
  • Counselling
  • Specialist clinic for young people 18 years and under (The Point Clinic)
  • Tests results via text
Walk-in Clinics:

No appointment needed – just walk-in and wait to be seen.  

 

Registration Begins

Clinic Starts

Last Registration*

Monday

8:30 am

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Tuesday AM

8:30 am

9:00 am

12:30 pm

Tuesday PM

THE POINT CLINIC

for 18 s & under only (see below)

Wednesday

10:30 am

11:00 am

5:30 pm

Thursday

8:30 am

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Friday

8:30 am

9:00 am

4:15 pm

*Important note - Very rarely, if the demand is high, we may have to close earlier than the times stated. Please speak to a receptionist who will help to work out the best option for you to be seen. 

 

The POINT Clinic

for young people 18 or under only.

Open Tuesday afternoons. Walk-in between 3 pm and 5.45 pm

Appointment clinics

On three days a week, you can call 020 8401 3002 and you may be able to get an appointment for that same day.

Mondays - 8.30 am

Wednesdays - 10.30 am

Thursdays - 8.30 am

What if you can’t wait?

Please speak to a member of staff who will advise you of your options

What if we are closed and you need to be seen urgently? 

You can:

  • Go to the Emergency Department (Mayday Road)
  • Contact your GP
  • Call 111 NHS emergency and Urgent Care Services (replaces NHS Direct)
  • Go to Croydon Walk-in Centre, 2 Edridge Road, Croydon, CR9 1PJ, telephone 020 30 40 0800.

 

HIV services (Heath Clinic)

The HIV team manages a cohort of about 850 HIV positive patients including the facility for inpatient care. 

Tel - 020 8401 3648

Contraception and Sexual Health Service (CASH)

The service operates a walk-in and wait service providing contraception advice and supplies as well as sexual health advice. There are also specialist clinics available on an appointment basis.

The Contraception and Sexual Health (CASH) service is based at the Edridge Road Community Health Centre on Edridge Road. 

  • Condoms
  • Oral contraception – combined oral pill and progestogen  only pill
  • Sub dermal Implant – insertion and removal
  • IUD / IUS (coil) – insertion and removal
  • Injectable methods of contraception

Other services include –

  • Chlamydia testing
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Abortion advice/referral
  • Natural family planning – by referral only
  • Domiciliary service for young people and those who have difficulty in accessing the clinics 

We aim to make waiting times as short as possible. You should allow at least one hour for your visit. At busy times this might take longer.

Clinics

Contraception and Sexual Health services are ‘walk in’ at the following times (unless specified as ‘by appointment’ only)

Free supplies of a range of contraceptives, including emergency contraception and condoms are available.

Clinics at Edridge Road Community Health Centre

Impact House

2 Edridge Road

Croydon CR9 1PJ 

Walk-in clinics:

We offer the following Clinics on a walk in and wait basis: Emergency IUD fitting, IUD/IUS removal, Implant fitting, Injection, Oral emergency contraception, Pregnancy Testing, Chlamydia Testing & Condoms

 

Registration Begins

Clinic Starts

Last Registration

 

Monday

All ages

 

10:30

 

11:00

 

18:00

Tuesday

(All ages)

 

UNDER 25s ONLY

 

10:30

 

 

11:00

 

 

14:30

 

 

15:00

 

15:30

 

18:00

 

Wednesday

All ages

 

12:00

 

12:30

 

18:00

Thursday

(All ages)

 

 UNDER 25s ONLY

 

10:30

 

11:00

 

 

14:30

 

 

15:00

 

15:30

 

18:00

 

Friday

All ages

 

10:00

 

10:30

 

16:00

 

Saturday

All ages

 

09:45

 

10:00

 

12:30

 

* If the demand is high, we may have to close earlier than advertised. Please speak with a receptionist who will help to work out the best option for you to be seen. 

Specialist clinics:

Implant Clinic

Consultations are required prior to having an implant fitted or removed. Once you have had your consultation, we are then able to arrange your implant removal or fitting for you.

Natural Family Planning/fertility awarenss

  • by referral to Mylene Williams 020 8714 2861

 

IUD appointment Clinic:

 

Mondays:                  09:00am – 12:00pm

Tuesdays :                09:00am - 11:00am                           Thursdays :               09:00am  -   12:30pm

 

IMPLANT Removal and Fitting walk-in  Clinic:

 

Monday :             09.00 am – 10.30am

Tuesday :           10.00am -11.00 am

Wednesdays :     10:00am – 12:00am

Thursday :           10.00am - 10.30am

Fridays:                09:00am – 10:30am

 

Implants fitted during normal walk in clinics

 

 

Referral Clinics


CASH Domiciliary Contraception Service is only available to Croydon Residents aged 25 years or under. Others should be signposted to an appropriate service. Contact nurse on 07773976488


IUD Clinic


Previously failed IUD/IUS insertion or removal, and deep subdermal implants - please fax referral to Dr Priya Thayaparan 020 8680 4173, enclosing scan results where appropriate.

Psychosexual counselling provided at:
GU CLINIC

Croydon University Hospital

530 London Road

Croydon

CR7 7YE

02084013002

Tel ; 020 8401 3002

 

Natural family planning/fertility awareness – contact.

Mylene Williams

 

Edridge Road Community Health Centre,

Impact House,

2 Edridge Road, Croydon CR9 1PJ

020 8714 2879
0208 680 4173  


 

Appointments

What do I do if I haven’t received my appointment yet?

Contact either the person who made the referral on the CASH reception on 020 8714 2861.

 

What do I do if I want to change or cancel an appointment?

Please contact the telephone number on the appointment letter or the CASH reception on 020 8714 2861.

 

What time should I arrive for my appointment?

Please arrive 5 minutes before your appointment time. 

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