At SHiP we are now providing vaccination against Monkeypox virus. This is being offered to gay and bisexual men who have sex with men (GBMSM) who are at high risk of catching or becoming unwell from the virus. Reasons for this may include:

  • Having had an STI in the past year.
  • Having sex in a sex-on-premises venue (sauna, dark room, sex club, etc)
  • Having group sex
  • Having ten or more sexual partners in the past year, or three or more sexual partners in the past 3 months
  • Taking PrEP
  • Living with HIV

If you think you are eligible and would like to discuss this with one of our team, please click on this Email link and leave us your name, dob and phone number and we will contact you back. Alternatively you can phone us on 01752 431124.

Further information about the vaccination is available here: Intradermal monkeypox vaccination – what you need to know (