Sexual Health Testing
Mortimer Market Centre is just around the corner from SOAS. They provide emergency contraception, free rapid walk-in HIV testing, and STI testing by appointment. They can also provide advice and information on sexual health and support for survivors of sexual assault.
Margaret Pyke Centre is also a short walk from SOAS. They provide contraception (including long-acting reversible contraception), pregnancy testing, referral for abortion and advice on gynaecological issues.
Gower Street Practice is the closest practice to SOAS, and can refer you to other services around the area.
56 Dean Street in Soho is a clinic targeted towards gay and bisexual men.
Sexual Health Information Sites
Scarleteen - Sex, LGBT & Relationships
NHS Sex Life
Liberate Yourself - Ask questions anonymously & receive answers from people who have gone through similar experiences.
NHS Contraception Guide
PACE – LGBT Health and Support
Rape and Sexual Assault Advice Centres
Rape Crisis - 0808 802 9999 (open 12pm – 2:30pm and 7 pm – 9:30pm)
Solace Women’s Aid - 0808 802 5565
Nia - 0207 683 1210
The Havens - also for male survivors of sexual assault.
Sapphire is the Metropolitan Police unit responsible for the report and prosecution of sexual assault, as well as care and support for survivors.