Abortion Care Services during COVID-19- Homerton and BPAS
Both services have implemented the following changes:
Switch to telephone consultation for first appointments
Milepristone can now lawfully both be taken at home- following a change in legislation- and so some patients will not need to attend in person at all.
Service no longer performing dating scans and only scanning if there is an indication
Surgical option continues to be available
Patients will be invited for face-to-face appointments as necessary with all required precautions taken.
The Homerton and the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS) provide Abortion Care Services for termination of pregnancies. This includes advice to women who have not yet decided.
The webpages for both providers can be found below:
Patients can self-refer to either service by calling: 03457 304030
How to refer
The following clinicians can refer to this service:
Women can self refer (or you can call on their behalf) by calling the central booking system.
Phone lines are open 24 hours, 7 days a week
Women who have missed an appointment can rebook by calling 020 8510 7445
t: 03457 30 40 30