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Outhouse LGBT Community Centre

Address: 105 Capel Street, Dublin 1.

Website: www.outhouse.ie

Walk-in clinic: 3rd Saturday of every month 1:30pm to 3:00pm

How much: Free of charge

Note: Clinic for gay and bisexual men, and men who have sex with men

Phone: 01 873 4999

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Dublin AIDS Alliance

Address: 53 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1.

Website: www.dublinaidsalliance.ie

Appointment service: Walk-in clinic 2nd Wednesday of every month, 1:00pm to 3:30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 01 873 3799

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Mater Hospital

Address: Infectious Diseases Unit, Eccles Street, Dublin 7.

By appointment only: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 1.45pm - 6pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 01 803 2063

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Beaumont Hospital

Address: Department of Infectious Diseases, Beaumont, Dublin 9.

Walk-in clinic or appointment: Thursday 10am to 12noon

How much: Free of charge

Note: HIV Testing only

Phone: 01 809 3006

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Gay Men’s Health Service Clinic

Address: Baggot Street Hospital, 18 Upr Baggot St, Dublin 4.

Website: www.gmhs.ie

Walk-in clinic or appointment: Tuesday and Wednesday evenings - doors open 4:30pm - 6:30pm

How much: Free of charge

Note: Clinic for gay men, bisexual men & men who have sex with men

Phone: 01 669 9553

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

St. James’s Hospital (GUIDE Clinic)

Address: James’s Street, Dublin 8.

Website: www.guideclinic.ie

Walk-in clinic: Monday from 9am (Present at 8:00am for tickets),Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30pm (Present from 9:00am for tickets and return in the afternoon for the clinic)

Appointment service (must be referred by a GP): Fridays, 9am-1pm.

How much: Free of charge

Service for under 18s: Yes, but by appointment only.

Phone: 01 416 2315

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Carlow District Hospital

Address: Carlow Town, Co. Carlow.

By appointment only: Tuesdays 12.30pm 2.30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 051 842646

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Mid-Western Regional Hospital

Address: Ennis, Co. Clare.

By appointment only: Monday 9:30am

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 061 482 382

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Please select a location in Cork: South Infirmary or Shandon Street.

South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital

Address: Old Blackrock Road, Cork.

By appointment only: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 9am-12:30pm, Wednesday 2pm-4.30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 021 496 6844

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Youth Health Services

Address: 73 Shandon Street, Cork.

Preferably by appointment: Tuesday & Friday 9am - 1pm

How much: Free of charge

Notes: For young people aged 21 and under

Phone: 021 422 0490

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Letterkenny General Hospital (GUM/STI Clinic)

Address: Letterkenny, Co Donegal.

By appointment only: Thursday 5.30pm to 9pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 074 912 3715

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Please select a location in Galway: Galway City or Ballinasloe.

University College Hospital (Infectious Disease Clinic)

Address: Newcastle Road, Galway.

Walk in Clinic: Wednesday and Friday 8:50am

Appointments service: Monday from 2pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 091 525 200

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Portiuncla Hospital

Address: Ballinasloe, Co Galway.

By appointment only: Thursday 2pm-5pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 090 964 8372

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Tralee Regional Hospital

Address Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Telephone: 021 4966844

By appointment only: Every second Thursday

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 021 4966844

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Portlaoise STI Clinic

Address: St Fintan's Hospital, Dublin Rd, Portlaoise, Co Laois.

By appointment only: Tuesdays 5:15 – 6.30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 086 859 1273

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University Hospital Limerick

Address: Dooradoyle, Limerick.

By appointment only: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9am. Thursdays 2pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 061 482 382

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Please select a location in Louth: Dundalk or Drogheda.

Louth County Hospital (GUM Clinic)

Address: Outpatients Dept, Dublin Rd, Dundalk, Co Louth.

By appointment only: Tuesdays 2pm-5pm and Fridays 1.30pm - 4.30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 086 8241847

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Address: Drogheda, Co. Louth.

By appointment only: 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 9:00am to 11:30am

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 086 824 1847

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Mayo General Hospital

Address: Humbert Way, Castlebar, Co Mayo.

By appointment only: Tuesdays 9.30-1pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 094 902 1733

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Monaghan General Hospital (GUM Clinic)

Address: Outpatients Dept, Monaghan, Co Monaghan.

By appointment only: Tuesday 9am to 12:30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 086 824 1847

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Sligo Regional Hospital, GUM Clinic

Address: The Mall, Co Sligo.

By appointment only: Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 071 917 0473

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Please select a location in Tipperary: Nenagh or Clonmel.

Mid-Western Regional Hospital

Address: Nenagh, Co Tipperary.

By appointment only: Wednesday 2:30pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 061 482382

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South Tipperary General Hospital

Address: Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.

By appointment only: Wednesdays 2pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 051 842646

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Waterford Regional Hospital

Address: Waterford City, Co. Waterford.

By appointment only: Mondays 9am-11am and 2pm-3.30pm. Tuesday to Friday, 9am-11am

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 051 842 646

For complete nationwide listings, visit our article on STI clinics.

Midland Regional Hospital

Address: Mulligar, Co. Westmeath.

By appointment only: Thursdays 9:00am to 1:00pm

How much: Free of charge

Phone: 086 416 9830

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