Our doctors & practice nurse now offer free consultations for contraception to eligible ladies aged 17 years old to 30 years old.
These free consultations are available to our private patients as well as those patients with GMS/ DVC medical cards.
Appointments can be booked through the website chatbot,
APPOINTMENTS- BOOK AN APPOINTMENT- FAMILY PLANNING- FREE CONTRACEPTION 17-30 years or FREE CONTRACEPTION TELEPHONE 17-30years.
You will need to give your PPS number, name, date of birth and address at your appointment and the pharmacy. We need this to make sure that you are in the 17 to 30 age group covered by the free contraception service.
The costs covered include:
GP or doctor’s appointments - to talk about contraception options and for repeat prescriptions when needed
prescriptions given by your doctor - approved products will be given free of charge at participating pharmacies
your choice of contraception - from the types covered below
fittings and removals of implants and IUDs or IUSs (coils)
any check-ups or other follow up care needed, relating to your implant or coil
emergency contraception (morning after pill)
For more information, see- https://sexualwellbeing.ie/sexual-health/contraception/free-contraception/