From where to get condoms to what to do if it breaks, we have all you need to know about condoms as a contraceptive method and how they protect against STIs.


To find out the closest places where you can get tested visit our clinics page and simply enter your postcode and click 'Find'.


From bacterial to fungal to viral to parasitic we have all you need to know about STIs, how they are caught and how to treat them.

Welcome to Best 2 Know

Best 2 Know works in conjunction with Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Contraception, Sexual Health Services (CaSH) and Lancashire Sexual Health Services. Here you can find information about sexual health including contraception, STIs, local services and the places you can get free condoms. Condoms are provided through our Wrapped condom scheme.

If you live in Lancashire or Blackburn with Darwen and are aged 16-24, you can request a FREE chlamydia postal kit. Simply click order a kit and send us your details.

CaSH provide sexual health services for under-25s across Lancashire and for people of all ages in Blackburn with Darwen.

To make an appointment at any CaSH clinic, find out about our drop-in clinics and postal testing service or for more information please call:

Lancashire Sexual Health Services 0300 1234154 (Mon to Fri 9am – 5pm) or Blackburn with Darwen 01254 283888 (Mon, Wed, Fri 9am – 12pm and Tues, Thurs 1pm – 4pm).

It’s Best 2 Know – contact us today to learn more.

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