Living and feeling better can start with a simple step-connecting. Health Connections Mendip is provided by your Mendip GP practices to improve your health and wellbeing.
Support & information on the best sexual health choices for you, A range of safer sex products, including Condoms. Guidance and practical support on how to access clinical sexual health services. Help to access other services in your area, Free HIV & Sexual Health workshops and talks to local Groups.
Due to the pandemic some service are now offered online, visit the Eddystone website or call for more information.
SWISH offer free confidential testing and treatment for all sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, and offer a full range of contraception. Open to all ages including under 16s. You can visit any SWISH Service, locally or further afield, however not all clinics run a full service, so please ring to find out what is available.
If you need help concerning HIV or other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) but you’re not sure where to turn, this is for you. You may want to get tested for HIV, for example. You may have been recently diagnosed with HIV and want to understand how it may affect your life. Maybe you would like to meet other people in the same position, or you feel you would benefit from counselling. Or perhaps you have questions about sexuality or you are concerned that your HIV may affect your immigration status.