HIV Testing

CamdenIslington
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Visit the CNWL Sexual Health Services website for the latest guidance.


Emergency departments offer post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) treatment at all hours.

Sexual health clinics offer PEP within 72 hours of sexual exposure to HIV.

Sexual health services for young people in Islington are provided by Camden and Islington Young People’s Sexual Health Network (CAMISH).

Archway Sexual Health Centre

681-689 Holloway Road, London, N19 5SE

t: 020 3317 5252

Opening hours

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No appointment needed for after post-exposure prophylaxis after sexual exposure (PEPSE)

Mortimer Market Centre

Capper St, London, WC1E 6JB

t: 020 3317 5252

Opening hours

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No appointment needed for PEPSE

Ian Charleson Day Centre

Pond St, Hampstead, London, NW3 2QG

t: 020 7830 2051

Walk-in clinic for over 18s; first HIV test only

Opening hours: best to go before 3.30pm, so bloods can be sent for testing same day

Gospel Oak Health Centre

5 Lismore Circus, London, NW5 4RA

t: 020 3317 5252

Opening hours

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No PEPSE service


How to refer

Self-referral

Patients with no symptoms can self-refer for an HIV test via www.shl.uk

For PEP patients can walk-in at the following locations: