Health for Teens Website
The new Health For Teens Website is a great new website with loads of information on everything from relationships, health, exams and feelings.
Mental Health Information
The NHS has provided an information hub offering young people advice and help on mental health problems including depression, anxiety and stress.
Visit the Youth Mental Health Help page on the NHS website.
C-Card is a plastic card that gives anyone aged 24 and under quick and easy access to free condoms from a range of venues. It is a confidential service which also offers information and advice about sexual health and relationships.
You can get free condoms using your card anywhere you see the C-Card logo.
Registration takes about 10 minutes. You will be asked a few simple questions by the worker, how old you are, your postcode etc. All the information is confidential and will not be passed on to anybody else.
You can find more information on the c-card website.
C.A.S.P.E.R - Contraception, Advice, Sex, Pregnancy, Educational Resources
All our clubs offer a CASPER (Contraception, Advice, Sex, Pregnancy, Educational Resources) Sexual Health Service and Jules House, 1 Cold Overton Road, (Entrance Opposite the News agents). We offer a drop in from 9 – 5pm Mon – Thursday and 9 – 4.30pm Fridays.
For more information contact ;
Jules House, 1 Cold Overton Road, Oakham, LE15 6NT
Tel: 01572 758301
Drugs and alcohol support
Are you using drugs and alcohol with your friends? Are you just curious?
Whatever the reasons you might try alcohol and other drugs, it might help to talk to someone who understands and can give you friendly, confidential help and support.
Are you a Young Person experiencing problems with drugs or alcohol? Why not speak to someone who knows the effects of too much drink and drugs and can help you avoid the risks.
Want confidential help and advice on drugs and alcohol? We can help you make life safer, healthier and happier.
Turning Point have put in place dedicated Rutland email addresses for referrals:
Drinkline: 0800 917 8282
Drinkline is a 24-hour helpline that you can call to talk about concerns over alcohol use