Videos about the Syphilis outbreak

Antenatal Care: Taking Care of Yourself, Your baby and each other

Sadly, babies can die if their mother has untreated syphilis. Getting tested for Syphilis during pregnancy is very important to ensure your baby is safe and healthy. Learn more about the benefits of baby check ups or antenatal care at your local clinic.

Rapid Syphilis Testing

Learn all about the fast testing for Syphilis available at clinics across outbreak regions

Youth yarn about syphilis

Youth from our communities explain the Syphilis outbreak and how we can work together to end it.

Our communities yarn about syphilis

Older people and elders from our communities explain the Syphilis outbreak and how we can work together to end it.

For Clinicians

Antenatal Carers: Our role in preventing congenital syphilis

Health staff in contact with pregnant women have an integral role to play in preventing congenital syphilis. To protect our babies, women need to be supported and engaged in early and regular antenatal care that included normalised STI testing.
For more info on the guidelines check our syphilis-specific clinical guidelines page.

All about syphilis (part 1)

  1. What is Syphilis?
  2. Clinical Presentation
  3. Syphilis Complications
  4. Syphilis in Pregnancy

All about syphilis (part 2)

  1. Testing & Diagnosis
  2. Interpreting Results
  3. Treatment and follow up
  4. Contact Tracing

Test for syphilis and HIV with every STI Screen

The Clinician’s Role in Stopping Syphilis