Cymraeg

USEFUL LINKS:
www.youngflintshire.com
www.fpa.org
www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
www.relate.org.uk
www.bbc.co.uk/
relationships
www.encompass.btik.com
www.doh.gov.uk
http://www.nhs.uk/LiveWell/
SexualHealth

www.healthchallenge.
wales.gov.uk
www.caughtout.org.uk

 

 

Sexual Health

 

Did you know....

"" The rates of Sexually Transmitted Infections in Wales is increasing. Whilst they have increased dramatically in recent years, it is important to note that they still remain lower than those observed in many parts of the UK.

 

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Concerned about your sexual health?........ visit your local Sexual Health Services Clinic

 

Did you know....

"" In the mid to late nineties, the teenage conception rate for females aged under 16 in Wales was above that for England. However, the conception rate for under 16 year olds in Flintshire is below the average for Wales: 6.6 per 1,000 females aged 13 to 15 years compared with 8.0 per 1,000 across Wales.

 

North Wales C-card Scheme

 

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The C Card Scheme is a condom distribution scheme for young people aged 13- 25 which offers young people access to free condoms in a wide range of places that are acceptable to them.
Flintshire has various points throughout the County that young people can either register with or pick up their free condoms from. Registration involves a full consultation / induction with a C Card trained worker who will talk you through a condom demonstration, along with discussion around sexual health and safer sex practices. Workers can give young people information about other services.

If you need further information or details of where to register for free condoms

contact Bev Carroll on

07554438436 or 01352 753914.

 

Ask about the c card for Young People now!

 

Download poster

 

 

 

 

An emergency Hormonal Contraception Service operates at participating pharmacies ... look out for the logo in your local pharmacy window.

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Body Positive Cheshire & North Wales Floating Support Project

The project provides housing related support to assist people living with HIV in maintaining independent living. The support provided aims to help prevent problems that might lead to tenancy breakdown and homelessness. Body Positive's supporting people service is intended for people living with HIV and will focus on people living in North Wales (Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire & Wrexham).

For further information,click here

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Encompass is the new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual (LGBT) group for the North Wales and Cheshire area. To find out more about the group visit http://www.encompass.btik.com/

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Fusion is a group that has been set up by young people in Flintshire for young lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered young people. The group meets at Holywell Youth Centre on Thursday evenings. For further information visit: http://www.youngflintshire.com/young_lgbtq.asp