Know your LGBTs
The Corner in conjunction with LGBT Youth Scotland Allsorts Dundee group are running a health campaign which aims to raise awareness to young people and professionals of gender identity and sexual identity - 'Know Your LGBTs...'.
Temporary Service Changes
All three clinics will be closed on the morning of Tuesday 28th April 2015 and will re-open at 1.00 pm
From 10th November the Thursday walk-in clinic between 9.00 am - 3.00 pm at Ninewells will be suspended for 6 months.
On a Thursday the service will continue to provide
Booked appointments for Long Acting Reversible Contraception and to manage urgent problems.
LINC clinic for under 18s. The young persons’ walk-in is from 4pm to 6pm.
The MOT Clinic (Cairn Centre) 4.30pm - 7.00 pm
The clinic will be closed on Monday 6th April for the Public Holiday
The clinic will be closed between 9.30 am - 1.30 pm for staff training on the following dates:
- Thursday 9th April 2015
- Wednesday 22nd April 2015
- Tuesday 28th April 2015
- Thursday 30th April 2015
From week commencing 2nd February 2015 the Thursday appointment only clinic in Abbey Health Centre will cease. Appointment clinics will be available Monday to Wednesday 9.00 am - 12.30 pm
3rd Party Reporting
As of 1st August 2014 Sexual Health Services and MOT are now third party reporting sites for homophobic and transphobic hate crimes.
LGBT Charter Mark
Our Sexual Health Services have signed up to the LGBT Youth Scotland Charter Mark. We are working towards this independent accreditation to ensure LGBT have confidence accessing our services.
Sex - It's healthy to talk about it
Is there something new you'd like to try or something you don't want to try but don't know how to have that conversation with your partner?
Why not visit http://www.sexualhealthscotland.co.uk/ and take a look at their new campaign? It has helpful hints and "how to" videos to help you start that all important conversation. We want to encourage people to feel confident having frank, honest and positive conversations about sex and making them part and parcel of every day relationships.
Syphilis cases in Tayside
NHS Tayside has seen an increase in the number of cases of syphilis in the second half of 2013. This has been seen particularly in young heterosexual people aged 15-25. If you would like further information about our local response please click on the syphilis statement link to the right of this page. If you would like more information about the signs and symptoms of syphilis visit our Syphilis page.