Sexual health improvement service

Please note that the NELFT sexual health services are now run by CIC, you can view information on sexual health via

The sexual health improvement service (SHIS) provides a first point of contact for professionals and the public to ensure that appropriate information and advice is provided with regard to the National Chlamydia Screening Programme and its local provision.
Our service coordinates and provides the diagnostic chlamydia screening and treatment service across Thurrock, ensuring that those infected and their partners and contacts are offered screening, information, advice and treatment.
Sexual health advice and information is provided by the team as well as information about a range of local appropriate services. Opportunities for chlamydia screening and treatment are offered in a range of community settings, ensuring that the needs of individuals are fully considered.

The Sexual Health Improvement Service coordinates community based condom distribution and free emergency contraception schemes to young people under 25, as well as communicating health promotion messages.


Patient information

Contact our service in Thurrock


Grays Health Centre
Brooke Road
RM17 5BY

Telephone: 0300 300 1717
Fax: 01375 394685

Opening times: Services operate across Thurrock please contact the team for details of the nearest service, or visit or email for a full range of all the services on offer


For information on referral methods please refer to the For clinicians page.