Contraceptive services provide first line and re-issue of contraception and offers advice, support and information regarding any aspect of contraception. The following contraceptive methods are provided:
If you are attending our Contraceptive Services to request a termination, you can be referred to the Termination of Pregnancy Assessment Clinic directly from Contraceptive Services.
Termination of Pregnancy Co-Ordinator - 0191 5699150
You can also see our Pregnancy Options Advisors, who will provide you with the necessary help and support during your pregnancy decision making process.
The Young Person's Contraceptive Nurse works closely with young people to provide contraceptive and sexual health advice and support. Links with schools and colleges to provide sexual health education and advice.
This service is for women with a range of problems including hormonal, medical gynecology and complex contraceptive issues.
Those attending queue and wait sessions will be seen on a first come, first served basis. If the queue and wait session becomes full it will close before the advertised time. You can either attend the next queue and wait session or make an appointment. Appointment clinics may run alongside the queue and wait sessions and some people may be seen sooner than those waiting for a queue and wait session.
For internal general enquiries please call 0191 5656256 ext 49119
Divisional General Manager - Jackie Butterworth
Directorate Manager - Janet Griffin
Clinical Director - Mr Craig Steele
Matron - Jacqui Dyson
Sexual Health Services Manager - Andrea Cairns