Yorkshire MESMAC

Yorkshire MESMAC is one of the oldest and largest sexual health organisations in the country. They offer services to various communities including men who have sex with men, BME people, people misusing drugs, sex workers and LGBTQ young people and adults.

Yorkshire MESMAC offers free, rapid and confidential HIV testing, as well as free condoms and lubricant, 1:1 support and support groups.

They have strong roots in West Yorkshire, with bases in Leeds, Bradford, Hull, Rotherham, Wakefield, York and North Yorkshire.

Yorkshire MESMAC is part of a group of services. SAGE is a social and support group for LGBT people over 50 based in Leeds, while in Bradford and Wakefield respectively, the OUR and Begin projects are social support agencies for people living with HIV, their families, friends and carers. MESMAC also run or host a number of LGB&T* support groups across the Yorkshire region.

Visit the Yorkshire MESMAC website for more information or contact them locally:

Leeds Office

22-23 Blayds Yard

Tel: 0113 244 4209
Fax: 0113245 8233

Email: leeds@mesmac.co.uk

Testing Drop-in

Testing Drop-ins run every Tuesday from 5-7pm and Thursday 6pm-8pm and the first Saturday of the month 12-3pm as a drop-in service at 22-23 Blayds Yard, Leeds, LS1 4AD.

Testing Times sessions offer free, rapid and confidential HIV tests with results back in 20 minutes. Chlamydia & Gonorrhoea pee in a pot tests are also available. If you are unable to make any of these sessions then give Yorkshire MESMAC a call on 0113 244 4209 to make an appointment for whenever suits you best.