Information and advice within the University

For staff

For students

Information and advice in Devon

  • North & East Devon Health Authority HIV / AIDS Unit, Dean Clarke House, Southernhay East, Exeter, EX1 1PQ.  Open:-Wednesday afternoons.  Tel: 01392 207447.  Travel and general health advice, blood testing and counselling.
  • Royal Devon & Exeter Healthcare NHS Trust Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital (Heavitree), Department of Genito-Urinary Medicine (GUM), Gladstone Road, Exeter, EX1 2ED.  Open: Monday, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays.   Tel: 01392 405220 (Appointments). Advice on sexual health.
  • Aidsline, PO Box 77, Exeter, EXl 2UN.  Open (helpline) 7pm to 10pm, Monday to Friday, telephone (01392) 51504.  Email aidsline@eurobell.co.uk.  Voluntary organisation offering information, help, advice both by telephone, and by face-to-face befriending/support.
  • Body Positive Somerset (Incorporating Body Positive Devon), PO Box 2395, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5YL.  Tel: 01373 836121. Charity which aims to promote health and relieve suffering relating to HIV and AIDS.
  • Positive Action South West, Open: (helpline) Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm, Thurs 9am-8.30pm, Tel: Office: 01392 494 441 Tel: Helpline: 0800 328 3508.  Email: info@devonaids.freeserve.co.uk. Charity which aims to promote health and relieve suffering relating to HIV and AIDS.
  • Devon HIV/AIDS Association Palace Gate House, Palace Gate Exeter , Devon EX1 1HX.  Tel: (01392) 494441 Voluntary organisation offering range of complementary therapies and other support for people with HIV.

Information and advice nationally

  • Terrence Higgins Trust (THT), 52-54 Grays Inn Road, London, WC1X 8JU.  Open: Monday to Friday 10am-10pm & 12pm-6pm, Saturday and Sunday.  Tel: (helpline) 0845 1221 200 Email: info@tht.org.uk.  Website: www.tht.org.uk.  HIV/AIDS advice & support.
  • National Aids Helpline, Tel: (0800) 567123 Free 24 hour telephone helpline