Sexual Health Services Townsville Hospital and Health Service
The Townsville Sexual Health Service offers a free and confidential service for the community of Townsville and Thuringowa. This includes assessment and management of sexually transmissible infections, blood borne viruses, sexual function /dysfunction, transgender, sexuality and related issues, reproductive health advice and counseling.
The service provides free condoms and lubricant to the public and supports the needle and syringe program, providing new ‘fit kits’ and access to a 24-hour disposal bin. Sexual health education and health promotion activities can be arranged for both health professions and the public.
The clinical staff consists of specialist Nursing Staff, a Specialist Medical Officer and psychologist. Appointments are necessary.
|Location||35-38 Gregory Street, North Ward QLD 4810|
|Postal Address||PO Box 5224, Townsville MC QLD 4810|
|Phone||+ 61 7 4433 9600|
|Facsimile||+61 7 4433 9641|
Monday evenings by appointments ONLY
(Please note: The door is locked from 4.30pm. Please press the green button on the left of the door for after hours access.)
Men’s Tuesday Quickie Clinic 3-6pm
If you have NO current health worries and just want a quick STI or HIV test drop into our "Quickie clinic"
Kirwan (Wed/Thur) - bookings via triage nurse
Clients can self refer. Referrals from Specialists and General Practitioners should be addressed to Dr Arun Menon.
A Medicare card is not essential but preferred - ask about our privacy and confidentiality policy if required.
Telephone +61 7 4433 9600 for an appointment. If your problem is urgent, please phone or drop in to the clinic and speak to the Sexual Health Triage nurse who will make an assessment.
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