Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information about our service
Times and days of clinics in Kent can be found on the Kent County Council website here.
Times and days of clinics in Medway can be found here.
Alternatively please call our information line on:
East Kent (including Swale):
0300 790 0245
0300 123 1678
You can also email us at:
For advice about contraception and STIs text 07401 302 946.
Conversations with the Sexual Health Central Access Team are confidential but are recorded for quality purposes. You must be aged 13 years or older to use this service.
Who we are
We are a consultant-led team of sexual health clinicians which offers high-quality, confidential sexual health services.
What we do
We provide integrated sexual health clinics across East Kent (including Swale) and Medway which offer screening and treatment for sexual transmitted infections; contraception including long acting reversible contraception; HIV treatment and care services; young people’s services and sexual health promotion. Our clinics provide appointments and walk-in sessions across East Kent (including Swale) and Medway.
We support pharmacies that are providing free emergency hormonal contraception to under 30 year olds in Kent and Medway and the delivery of the National Chlamydia Screening Programme in Medway which provides opportunistic screening to under 25 years old.
Our specialist trained therapists also deliver psychosexual therapy services across Kent.
How do you use this service?
You can contact the service directly or you can be referred by a GP or healthcare professional.
Pre-booked appointments only.
We are using a variety of virtual platforms to conduct our appointments, you will be advised which one by your clinician at the point of scheduling your appointment. Please click on the appropriate link below to start your virtual journey.
4 Clover St, Chatham ME4 4DT
Please ring 0300 123 1678 to make an appointment. No walk-in clinics are available at this time.
The Gate Clinic
Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury CT1 3NG
Please ring 0300 790 0245 to make an appointment. No walk-in clinics are available at this time.