Our services

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  • STI self-sampling kits

    If you're aged 16 or over and living in Birmingham or Solihull, you can request a free sexually transmitted infection (STI) self-sampling kit.

    STI self-sampling kits

  • Abuse Survivors Clinic

    If you've been raped, sexually assaulted or sexually abused within the last 7 days, it's important that you're seen in clinic as soon as possible.

    Abuse Survivors Clinic

  • Alcohol and substance misuse

    Drink and drugs can make people feel less nervous, which might make having sex while drunk or high seem like a good idea.

    Alcohol and substance misuse

  • Cervical screening (smear tests)

    Please note that Umbrella no longer provides cervical screening services.

    Cervical screening (smear tests)

  • Free condoms

    Condoms are available for free from Umbrella clinics and pharmacies, and from some GPs.

    Free condoms

  • Confidentiality

    The Umbrella service is part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB).

    Confidentiality

  • Contraception services

    Umbrella clinics and pharmacies offer a range of free contraception, and you can get some forms of contraception for free from your GP.

    Contraception services

  • HIV testing

    If you're aged 16 or above and living in Bimingham or Solihull, you can request a free sexually transmitted infection (STI) self-sampling kit and get tested from home.

    HIV testing

  • Post-exposure prophylaxis after sexual exposure to HIV (PEPSE)

    If you’ve had unprotected sex – sex without a condom, or you used a condom and it broke – with somebody who you think might be HIV positive within the last 72 hours, you may be able to avoid infection by taking PEPSE.

    Post-exposure prophylaxis after sexual exposure to HIV (PEPSE)

  • Pregnancy testing and advice

    Think you might be pregnant? Not sure what to do next? Find the right service for you You can buy do-it-yourself pregnancy testing kits from pharmacies and supermarkets.

    Pregnancy testing and advice

  • Psychosexual services

    Sexual problems can impact anyone at any stage in life, and you don’t have to be in a relationship to experience these issues.

    Psychosexual services

  • Services for under-16s

    If you are under 16 you can come to any Umbrella clinic to use our services.

    Services for under-16s

  • Sexually transmitted infection (STI) services

    Umbrella offers a range of testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections.

    Sexually transmitted infection (STI) services

  • Walk-in appointments

    Umbrella clinics offer a mixture of pre-booked appointments and walk-in clinic slots throughout clinic opening times.

    Walk-in appointments

  • What to expect in clinic

    When you arrive, please go to the reception desk where a member of our team will be able to help you.

    What to expect in clinic

  • Book an appointment

    We are currently developing a new online booking system, which will make it easier for you to book, rearrange and cancel appointments.

    Book an appointment

  • Services we don't offer

    There are many services Umbrella can’t provide.

    Services we don't offer

  • FAQs

    Got a question? Look for answers here.

    FAQs