Launch of Sexual Health & Crisis Pregnancy Programme’s free national home STI testing service

On the 4th October 2022, the HSE SHCPP launched the free national home STI testing service. The service is now available in all 26 counties in Ireland.

Anyone from the age of 17 can now order a free home STI test kit on the online platform by visiting

All those with reactive results from the home tests are referred to participating HSE STI services for free management and treatment.

We have re-branded the service, please see new posters, business cards and social media images in the attached partner pack. Please replace any previous branding with our new HSE images.

Web posters available to download:

A3 and A4 web versions of poster available to download here

Twitter: @_respectprotect Facebook: @Sexual Wellbeing

Instagram: @hserespectprotect



For more information about the service and how to order a test, please visit

Posters and business cards will be available shortly to order on


Pictured is left to right (at the back) Maeve O’Brien, Interim Programme Lead Sexual Health & Crisis Pregnancy Programme (SHCPP), Mr Justin Harbottle, Business Development Manager, SH:24, Prof Fiona Lyons, Clinical Lead for Sexual Health, Caroline Hurley, Project Manager, Sexual Health & Crisis Pregnancy Programme, Mr Chris Howroyd, Chief Executive Officer, SH:24. In front is Minister of State for Public Health Well-Being and the National Drugs Strategy, Frank Feighan, T.D at the launch of the HSE free national STI testing service.