Chlamydia Screening

chlamydia

We offer a free chlamydia test to all young adults aged between 15-24 years.

  • It’s free
  • It’s quick
  • It’s confidential

You do NOT need to see a doctor or nurse to have the test – you can take the test yourself. Simply obtain a testing kit from surgery reception. If you want to, download and print our Chlamydia Test Card. Hand it to a member of reception staff and they will discretely supply you with a testing kit.

Facts about Chlamydia

  • Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted infection
  • People who are 24 and under and sexually active are more likely to get chlamydia
  • 1 in 14 people 24 and under who are tested, have chlamydia
  • It affects both men and women
  • Most people who have chlamydia don’t know they’ve got it

If you are 24 or under and have been sexually active, it is recommended that you take a chlamydia test every year, or every time you change a sexual partner.

If you would prefer, and for more information, you can order a free home chlamydia test kit; just go to checkurself or go straight to Order a Test Kit

Should you have chlamydia symptoms or have received a positive result then you need treatment.

Don’t worry, chlamydia is easy to treat with antibiotics, and treatment is FREE!