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For free, confidential help and advice both sexes of all ages can go to any Contraception & Sexual Health or Family Planning Clinic. The clinics offer confidential advice and information on a range of sexual health issues eg. Contraception, pregnancy testing, abortions, infertility.

Free condoms are available.

For confidential emergency advice and information about other clinics and services nearest to you, ring the clinics at:

  • Gloucester 08454 226201
  • Cheltenham 08454 222374

National agencies can also help.

West Gloucestershire: Contraception & Sexual Health Services

Gloucester City

Hope House, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road

For appointments: Tel: 08454 226201

12.00 noon – 7.00pm Mon-Thurs
12.00 noon – 3.30pm Friday

Stroud Area

Sandpits Clinic, Norman Hill

Tel: 01453 562050 (9.00am – 4.00pm & clinic hours)

Monday 5.45pm – 8.00pm

The Health Clinic, High St.
Tel: 01453 562120

2nd, 4th & 5th Tuesday 5.45pm – 7.30pm

Beeches Green Health Centre
Tel: 01453 766331(9.00am – 5.00pm & clinic hours)

Thursday 1.00pm – 6.30pm

Symn Lane Clinic
Tel: 01453 842236 (9.00am – 12.00noon)

1st and 3rd Tuesday 4.45pm – 7.00pm

Forest of Dean Area

The Health Centre, Cinderford

Tel: 01594 598000 (9.00am – 5.00pm)
Tel: 01594 598015 (clinic hours only)

Thurs 5.30pm – 7.30pm

The Health Centre, Coleford
Tel: 01594 598050

Tues 9.00am – 11.30am

Healthwise for under 25’s. Friday 4.00pm – 6.00pm

Physiotherapy Dept, Lydney Hospital
Tel: 01594 598240 (clinic hours only)

Mon 6.00pm – 8.00pm

Healthwise Clinics
For young people, under 25

Health Centre
Friday 4.00 pm - 6.00 pm

Wednesday 4.00 pm - 6.00 pm

'The Chill Out Zone', Broad St.
Tuesday 4.00 pm - 6.00 pm

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East Gloucestershire: Family Planning Clinics

St Paul’s Wing, Cheltenham General Hospital
Tel: 08454 222374

Mon 9.30am – 11.30am,4.30pm – 5.30pm Drop in for emergency contraception
Tues 10.00am – 2.00pm, 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Weds 1.00pm – 3.00pm
Thurs 9.00am – 11.00am, 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Fri 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Under 25’s and emergencies: Sat 10.00am – 11.30am

Querns Suite, Cirencester Hospital
Tel: 01285 884628

Weds 6.30pm – 8.00pm  Appointment only.

Tewkesbury Hospital, Barton Road, Tewkesbury
Tel: 01684 293303 during clinic times.

1st & 3rd Thurs 6.30pm – 8.00pm

INDIGO projects for young people in Cirencester

Phoenix Surgery, 9 Chesterton Lane

Thursday 3.45 pm - 5.00 pm

Impact Youth Project, Lewis Lane

Monday 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm

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Different types of contraception

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