ROAM Outreach, Edinburgh

Name of association/service provider

ROAM Outreach, Edinburgh


2a Chalmers Street, Edinburgh
EH3 9ES, Scotland, United Kingdom
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+44 (0)131 536 1773

Hot Line

0777 462 8227

Local Hot Line


Working days and hours

Morning Afternoon Night
From To From To From To
tuesday 09:00 17:00
wednesday 09:00 17:00
thursday 09:00 17:00
friday 09:00 13:00

Type of organisation


Types of services offered

  • Health

Cost of services

  • Free

Services provided to

  • Drug Users
  • men
  • sex workers

Nature of services

  • Anonymous
  • Confidential

Where do you offer your services

  • Drop-in on institutional basis
  • Mobile unit
  • Outreach

Available professionals

  • Interpreters

Professionals in place

  • Nurses
  • Outreach Workers
  • Psychologists
  • STI/HIV Specialists

Languages spoken in your services

  • English

Multilingual information materials

  • English
  • Polish

Health services provided

  • Cervical Cancer Test
  • Condoms + safe sex materials
  • Dentistry
  • HIV Counselling before and after Testing
  • HIV Prevention and Health Promotion (Information + Advise)
  • HIV Testing
  • Hepatitis Testing
  • Methadone Delivery
  • Needle exchange
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Quick Test HIV
  • Reduction of Harm for Drug Users (Information + Advise)
  • STI Testing
  • STI Treatment
  • Vaccination Hepatitis B

Social services provided

Are STI tests mandatory?



ROAM is a community-based, outreach sexual health service working across Lothian and the Scottish Borders with cis/trans gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM).     

Test on HIV and Syphilis and other STI can be done in different clinics in Edinburgh: Leith Community Treatment Centre, ROAM m-test service / Waverley Care, Craigmiller Medical Centre, and  Pennywell All Care Centre.   
These clinics are a free, private and confidential testing space for men who have sex with men.