Sexual Health and Smoking Cessation Clinics are open with limited capacity while some staff are redeployed to respond to COVID-19. New client and walk-in appointments are not available at this time.
We apologize for any inconvenience. To learn more, please visit halton.ca/COVID19.
All sexual health clinics are confidential and do not require a health card. Exchange Works - The Halton Regional Needle Syringe Program is also available at clinic locations.
All sexual health clinics are wheelchair accessible and have free parking available.
If you plan to attend a Halton Region sexual health clinic and need accommodation due to a disability, please let us know as soon as possible by calling 311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Communication supports through the Language Line Service are also available on request.
Doctors, nurse practitioners and public health nurses provide confidential sexual health services at Halton Region’s sexual health clinics. Beginning January 2, 2020, the following services will be available:
Birth control and pregnancy services for individuals 29 years old and younger
- Birth control (options include low cost, free to those in financial need and prescriptions to be filled at pharmacies under the Provincial OHIP+ program or individual drug plans)
- Birth control counselling (referral for IUD)
- Urine pregnancy test
- Pap test
- Emergency contraception
- Pregnancy options (counselling and support)
Sexually transmitted and blood borne infection services for all ages
- Gonorrhea and chlamydia testing
- HIV rapid testing (if eligible)
- HIV testing (anonymous and confidential)
- Syphilis testing
- Hepatitis B and C testing
- Free treatment for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis
- Information on sexually transmitted and blood borne infections
- Free HPV and hepatitis A and B vaccines for those who qualify (paid HPV vaccine also available)
- Assessment, diagnosis and treatment of active genital herpes
- Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of genital warts
- Free condoms
- Free needle exchange, harm reduction supplies and naloxone overdose prevention kits
Please see your family doctor or visit a walk-in clinic for the following:
- Testing and treatment for urinary tract infections
- Assessment of cold sores
- Assessment of scabies, crabs or lice
- Assessment of sexual dysfunction (erection and arousal difficulties), dyspareunia (painful sex) and sex addiction
- Testing and treatment of infertility, miscarriage or menopause
- Testing and treatment of abnormal vaginal discharge (such as yeast, bacterial vaginosis) when an STI has been ruled out
- IUD follow-up/concerns
- Testing and treatment of PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome)
- Hepatitis A or B immunity testing
- Herpes blood testing
In case of an emergency, please go directly to the nearest hospital.