Where to get condoms in England and Wales
Here are some of the places in England and Wales where gay and bisexual men can currently get condoms.
If you know of anywhere that is not listed here and supplies free condoms to gay and bisexual men, please let us know by contacting: firstname.lastname@example.org
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- Cheshire & North Wales
- Kings Lynn
- South Yorkshire (Rotherham)
- South West & Devon
Birmingham (condoms by post)
HGL can send you condoms and lube in the post provided that you live in the following Birmingham postcode areas: B1-B38,B40, B42-B48, B70-B76 or in Tipton, West Bromwich, Smethwick, Oldbury, Rowley Regis, Wednesbury or Blackheath. You can order them online from www.hgl.nhs.uk or ring 0121 440 6161.
South Staffordshire Mesmen Project Offers a discreet Condom & Lube mail out service to men who have sex with men, who live within south Staffordshire. Order online from www.mesmen.co.uk or ring 01543 411413.
Brook in Birmingham provides free condoms and sexual health screening for anyone under the age of 25. You can find out more about Brook at www.brook.org.uk. Brook also has a fab free counseling service with no waiting list.
THT West: offers free condoms by post in Bristol, South Gloustershire, and BANES. Phone: 0117 955 1000.
Cheshire & North Wales
Free condoms supplied by the Outrite Project (www.outrite.org) to Gay and Bisexual people through a postal service as well as the Crewe base. This can be accessed through our site or via the Cheshire Cheese newsletter, telephone, e-mail or letter.
E-mail: email@example.com; Telephone: 01270 653156; Address: Outrite, PO Box 321, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 7WZ
Eastern AIDS Support Triangle is an Independent voluntary agency with charitable status, set up in 1991. Amongst other things, they provide free condoms. Call 01553 776655 or visit www.aids-east.org.uk.
Trade can deliver condoms to anyone living in Leicester and Rutland. Phone: 0116 254 1747 or place an order online: www.tradesexualhealth.com.
Freedoms provide condoms for the London area: www.freedoms-shop.nhs.uk.
Ten provides free condoms through the post. Call 01603 219299 or place an order online: http://www.hivnorfolk.com/services.asp.
There are a number of places in Sheffield where gay and bisexual men can access free condoms and lube. These include:
- Centre for HIV and Sexual Health - tel: 0114 226 1900, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org website: www.gaysheffield.co.uk
- Shout! - Sheffield's health and community centre for gay and bisexual men. See www.shoutinsheffield.co.uk for more information
- You can order free condoms and lube by post from the Centre for HIV and Sexual Health website www.gaysheffield.co.uk. If you are a gay and bisexual man living in Sheffield and you are aged 16 years and over, we can send you a free supply of condoms and lube by post. Each pack contains 24 extra safe condoms and 24 sachets of water based lubricant. Packs are sent in a plain brown envelope with a plain postmark. If you want to receive a pack, please complete the order form and we will post one to you.
South Yorkshire (Rotherham)
This condom by mail scheme is aimed at the gay & bisexual community in and around Rotherham.
For inital mailing please call 01709 720 477 and ask for John, mail to 42b Moorgate Road, Rotherham, S60 2AW or email email@example.com. A pack of 20 condoms with lube will be mailed in a plain envelope, re-order form enclosed.
Yorkshire MESMAC supplies free condoms to Gay and Bisexual men in Leeds, Bradford, Wakefield and North Yorkshire. Requests from outside of these areas will not be sent. You can get condoms and lube from your local scene venue, from your local Yorkshire MESMAC office or by post, all free of charge. We can supply standard, magnums, snug fit and latex free condoms. We cannot supply flavoured lube.You can order your condoms online to be sent out by post (in a plain unmarked envelope) by completing the form at http://mesmac.co.uk/confidoms. Yorkshire MESMAC will supply condoms and sachets of water based lube in each envelope.
South and West Devon
The Eddystone Trust: fee condoms by post service. Send either a jiffy bag or strong (A5) envelope, with both 71 pence in stamps and a name and address on it to 36 Looe Street, Plymouth, PL4 0EB or visit www.eddystone.org.uk for more details.
Wirral (condoms by post)
The Terrence Higgins Trust (THT): offers a free, discreet condoms and lube service for men who live on the Wirral. Phone: 0151 666 9890.