SHINE SA is a leading not-for-profit provider of primary care services and education for sexual and relationship wellbeing that provides early intervention, health promotion, clinical services and therapeutic counselling.

How We Can Help Women Living With HIV

We provide the following services:

Sexual Healthline: Do you have a sexual health question? You can talk confidentially to a SHINE SA nurse for free. Call: 1300 883 793, Country callers: 1800 188 171 (toll-free) or Email: The line is open Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 12:30pm; interpreters can be arranged free of charge.

Clinics: The clinical teams at SHINE SA include both doctors and registered nurses/midwives who work collaboratively to provide high quality confidential and non-judgemental services to the community, including:

  • contraception services (including Emergency Contraception)
  • STI testing, management and referral
  • pregnancy testing
  • counselling and referral
  • information on safer sex and sexuality issues
  • hepatitis B vaccinations for eligible people under the SA Health High Risk Hepatitis B program (not including occupational or travel vaccinations)
  • other sexual health issues.

Counselling: Confidential, non-judgemental therapeutic counselling provided by professional sexual health counsellors. Rural clients can phone to arrange for a telephone counselling appointment. Free interpreting can be arranged with a male or female interpreter. Please let us know what you require when booking your appointment.

How We Can Help Service Providers

Education and information: We facilitate a range of workforce, community education and health promotion activities and events that are aimed at improving the sexual health of South Australians. We operate a Sexual Health Library and Resource Centre at Woodville and we provide education and training courses for doctors, nurses/midwives, teachers, community workers and other health professionals.

Contact Us
Phone: (08) 8300 5300