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Let Them Know


Been diagnosed with an STI > Get help telling your partners.

Use Let Them Know to send an sms (may be anonymous) or email to your partners recommending that they get tested and treated as well.

Check Your Risk



Sexually transmissible infections (STIs) are common and anyone who is sexually active can catch one. It can be hard to know if you have an STI as often there are no signs.  This service is designed to help you decide which tests you might need to check for STIs. It only takes about 3 minutes to complete


TESTme


Order a chlamydia test online via TESTme

TESTme is a free service for rural Victorians aged 25 years and younger, rural Victorian men who have sex with men and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of all ages.

Call 1800 032 017 for telephone advice from a sexual health nurse.

Syphilis


Syphilis rates continuing to rise in Victoria.  Almost all cases are men who have sex with men. Syphilis is transmitted by unprotected anal and oral sex and skin to skin contact during sex.

 "Symptoms are varied and sometimes may not appear"

Syphilis is easily treated with antibiotics but it can lead to complications if not diagnosed and treated early.

Screening/ testing is done with a simple blood test which your GP can arrange for you. MSHC recommends at least an annual screening for syphilis in men who have sex with men.

 

Health Map


Health Map helps you take charge of your health. If you have HIV, you can use this site to guide you to get the most out of your visits to the doctor or other health care providers.