Family Panning, Coil fitting, Contraceptive Implants and Sexual Health

  • All of our nurses and doctors have been trained and keep up to date with contraception and sexual health issues. An appointment can be made to discuss any form of contraception or sexual health problem in any of the normal doctors’ surgeries.
  • Dr Zia provides two coil fitting clinics per month (IUD and IUS).
  • Dr Zia provides a contraceptive implant fitting and removal service (Nexplanon) when appropriate.
  • Depot contraceptive injections, contraceptive pills including the combined oral contraceptive pill, the progesterone only pill (mini-pill) and post-coital contraception (the “morning after” pill) can be arranged through any of our doctors.
  • Referral for male or female sterilisation can be arranged through any of our doctors.
  • Our nurses are trained in monitoring of hormonal contraception and coil checks.
  • We have the facilities to assess and screen for many sexually transmitted infections. The Sexual Health in Practice team (SHIP) support our service in the provision of equitable, effective and accessible sexual health services to meet the need of the local population in line with the National Sexual Health Strategy.
  • Alternative access to these service is also available from :
  • Rochdale Contraception and Sexual Health Service (Nye Bevan House)

    You can attend one of the walk-in clinics,  call for an appointment on 0300 303 8565 or book an appointment online. The phone line is available Monday to Thursday 8am-8pm, Friday 8am – 5.30pm and Saturday 9am-5pm.

    Nye Bevan House, Maclure Road, Rochdale OL11 1DN  01706 676460

    Drop in clinics are available:

    Monday : 09:15-11:30

    Tuesday : 09:15-11:30

    Friday : 09:15-11:30

    Friday : 14:00-17:00 Under 21s ONLY

  • CaSH Clinic – Bacup Primary Care Health Centre
    • Contraception and Sexual HealthBacup Primary Care Health Centre
      Irwell Mill
      OL13 9NRTel: 01706 253425 – during clinic hours; Helpline : 01282 644268 for enquiries

      Tuesday 6.30 – 8.00pm (alternate weeks)


  • CaSH Clinic – Waterfoot Health Centre
    • Contraception and Sexual HealthCowpe Road
      BB4 7DNTel: 01706 253250 – during clinic hours; Helpline : 01282 644268 for enquiries

      Tuesday 6.30 – 8.00pm (alternate weeks)



East Lancashire Teaching Hospitals offer a direct access service to patients with unwanted pregnancies. There is no need to see your GP .

To arrange a fast, convenient, free appointment for you to talk through your options, including abortion please call 01282 803767; 8am to 6pm  Monday to Thursday; 8am to 5pm Friday.