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Programs & Services


Sexual and Reproductive Health - Clinical Services

Calgary Zone clinics offer confidential & youth-friendly drop-in services and booked appointments for Sexual & Reproductive Health services.

Urban Calgary Sexual & Reproductive Health Clinics offer the following services:

  • birth control information, prescription & free supplies
  • IUD & contraceptive implant (Nexplanon) insertions & removals*
  • STI testing & treatment
  • emergency contraception (including emergency Copper IUD insertion)
  • pregnancy testing and options support (parenting, abortion & adoption)
  • HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) prescriptions*
  • pap tests
  • care after a sexual assault
  • post-abortion check-ups
  • HPV vaccination

*These services generally require a pre-booked appointment ( in-person or phone consultation )

Contact Details

East Calgary Health Centre

Address
4715 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta
T2A 3N4
Telephone
403-955-1431, 403-955-3368 (HIV PrEP only appointments)
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:30 am, 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Note

This clinic will be relocating in Spring 2023 to the Summit: Marian & Jim Sinneave Centre for Youth Resilience, located at 1015, 17th Street NW, Calgary.
The last day of clinical services at East Calgary Health Centre will be on 31 January 2023. Opening date for the Summit will be annouced in Spring 2023 For current patients seeking services or their medical record, please contact one of our other locations.

 

Nurse only clinic hours: (no doctor available)

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Nurse clinic is for:

  • routine STI testing (no symptoms)
  • emergency contraception pills
  • birth control pick up (with a Rx. on file)
  • pregnancy tests & options counselling
  • HIV PrEP testing.

If you require a new prescription or physical exam, please come in the afternoon, when a doctor is at clinic.

Access
Service Providers May Include
doctors, nurse practitioners (NPs), registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility

We are a youth-friendly clinic and will see people that fit into one or more of the following categories:

  • are 29 years old or younger
  • have no Alberta Health Care
  • can't afford birth control
  • need a translator
  • need special services (HIV PrEP, pregnancy options support, emergency contraception, diaphragm fittings)
  • have a need for our services that they can't meet elsewhere

Eligibility for Okotoks Health and Wellness clinic: All teens and young adults and any person with barriers to service (e.g., no Alberta Health Care, low income, or English is not first language).

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Patients may self-refer.

Not all services are available at all locations. Check with each clinic to check what services they offer. Some services may be by drop-in or by appointment.


Wait Times
An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.
Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Partners

Partners/affiliations

Calgary Rural PCN (Okotoks)

Service Locations
Also Known As
Previous
Family Planning
Other
Birth Control