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Main phone line – change to opening hours

The opening times of the main phone line have changed as of Monday 28 November 2022. The new times are posted on the Contact us page.

Mobile clinic unit – your ideas wanted

We are looking at ways to provide our service at different locations and we will soon be trialling a mobile clinic unit at the Horton General Hospital in Banbury. If successful, we will take the trial on the road to different locations across Oxfordshire. If you are interested in contributing ideas about this service, please […]

Postal strikes and STI self-test kits

Royal Mail postal strikes are planned for October, November and December. See the Royal Mail website – strike updates. If you are ordering an STI self-test kit, please allow extra time for this to be sent to you and for your test results to come back from the lab.

Bank holiday closure – Monday 19 September

Oxfordshire Sexual Health Service will be closed on Monday 19 September as it is the state funeral of Her Majesty The Queen. If you have an appointment for that date, we will be in touch to reschedule for as soon as possible. Please see below for urgent help or treatment when we are closed: Emergency contraception If […]

Drop-in sessions for under 18s

Our East Oxford (Rectory Road) clinic is now running drop-in sessions for under 18s. For more information, see East Oxford (Rectory Road) clinic.

Kidlington and Wantage clinics – changes to opening times

The opening times for Kidlington and Wantage clinics are changing in June 2022. The clinics will be open every fortnight rather than every week. The day Kidlington clinic is open will also change, from Wednesday to Thursday. Kidlington clinic will be open weekly up to and including Wednesday 8 June. It will then open every […]

Rectory Road clinic opening soon

Our clinic on Rectory Road, East Oxford, will be reopening in May. More details to follow shortly.

Abusive behaviour towards our staff

Oxfordshire Sexual Health Service does not tolerate any form of abuse towards its staff. This includes face to face and telephone communication. Anyone displaying unacceptable language or behaviour will be reported to the Trust’s security team, and we may choose to stop providing your care. There’s no excuse for abusive behaviour towards NHS staff (Oxford […]

Wearing masks from 19 July 2021 onwards

It is still essential to wear a mask / face covering if attending our clinics (unless exempt and agreed with a clinician before you come into clinic).

Unprotected sex – help out of hours

Sometimes it is important to get help quickly if you’ve had unprotected sex (for example, if you need PEPSE or emergency contraception). There are other places you can go to if Oxfordshire Sexual Health Service is closed: PEPSE – go to an Emergency Department (A&E) if you need PEPSE out of hours. See PEPSE for […]