Praed Street Project (Sexual Health Clinic)

The Praed Street Project provides services for sex workers.

The Project is based at St Mary's Hospital and offers the following services:

  • Vaccinations against hepatitis A and B
  • Free condoms and some contraception, including the pill, the injection (Depo-Provera) and the contraceptive implant
  • Free emergency contraception (available 72 hours following unprotected sex)
  • Appropriate advice on sexual health at work and home, and information about infections and how to prevent them
  • Answers to questions about safer sex, broken condoms and other issues of concern
  • Information on condom use
  • Confidential testing and check-ups for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including HIV (counselling is also offered with HIV testing)
  • Cervical smears

Services are offered via the telephone, clinic (appointment or drop-in) and through outreach.

Currency of information: 
September 2016
c/o Jefferiss Wing
St Mary's Hospital
Praed Street
Post Code: 
W2 1NY
020 3312 1549
020 3312 1828


Tues, Wed and Thurs from 14.00 to 16.30: 09.30 to 17.30
Appointments: Mon to Fri, 09.30 to 17.30

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