You may need more help and support with cervical screening for many reasons.
Support from the Cervical Screening Programme
You can contact the Public Health England Screening Helpdesk if you have any questions about cervical screening practice or policy (England only) by:
- calling the helpdesk on 020 3682 0890
- emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
For any queries about cervical screening results or symptoms, please speak with your GP.
Support for everyone
For more information and support about going for cervical screening, results and treatment, you can contact Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust by:
Support for people with a learning disability
Visit Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust for:
Support for LGBT people
Support for people with vulval pain
- the Vulval Pain Society has information about cervical screening if you have any kind of vulval pain, such as vaginismus
Support after sexual violence
If you have experienced sexual violence, you may find the idea of cervical screening very difficult.
My Body Back gives support after sexual violence by running:
- screening clinics for people who have experienced sexual violence
- tips and tricks workshops about cervical screening
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust has information, advice and support about cervical screening after sexual violence.
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