Coronavirus information for patients

Our telephone line is open if you need to speak to somebody because you have symptoms of an STI, need emergency or routine contraception, or if you have any sexual health concerns. Please call 0121 237 5700 (Monday to Thursday: 09:00 – 18:30 / Friday: 09:00 – 16:30 / Saturday: 10:00 – 16:00).

Our clinics are open for pre-booked telephone appointments only. We are not seeing walk-in patients at this time.

If you require PEPSE, don’t delay in contacting us during our opening hours. PEPSE can be taken up to 72 hours after exposure to HIV.

If you have a new, continuous cough and/or high temperature, please do not attend your appointment

Coronavirus advice

Who we are

Umbrella delivers sexual health services for Birmingham and Solihull and is part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

Umbrella aims to better meet the needs of a young, diverse population by delivering:

  • integrated sexual health services that combine contraception with testing and treatment for STIs
  • health promotion and prevention
  • services that address sexual coercion, exploitation and violence
  • services in primary care: family doctors and pharmacy (Birmingham only)
  • services through third sector organisations
  • better access to services in Birmingham and Solihull, including through options such as digital and online
  • better outcomes for the people of Birmingham and Solihull, such as reduction in late diagnosis of HIV, fewer unplanned pregnancies and better identification of chlamydia infection