PrEP (Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV)

What is it?

PrEP is the use of an HIV medication to lower the risk of acquiring HIV. It is taken either every day or to cover times when a person might be at greatest risk of being infected with HIV. It doesn't protect against other sexually transmitted infections. For further information check out


How do I get PrEP?

The website above sets out some of your options. If you are purchasing PrEP for yourself it is important that you are properly monitored - we are happy to do this for you.

Public Health Engalnd are currently running the IMPACT programme which provides free PrEP and monitoring. Click here for details.