In this section you can find out about places where you can get free emergency contraception, the C-Card scheme for young people, and a confidential mobile phone texting service where you can ask for advice about sexual health and personal relationship issues.
Completely confidential mobile textback services are available for young people. You can ask a sexual health question and get an answer quickly and confidentially,
A condom can provide good protection against pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections - but only if it is used correctly.
There are now more than 1000 activities on the IMPACT social prescribing website. Members of the public and professionals can access information on activities that aim to improve the population's health in County Durham and Darlington. Most of the activities are free and the majority do not require medical referral. The website welcomes organisations in County Durham and Darlington to submit activities for inclusion on the site. Activities on IMPACT include physical activity, arts and creativity, learning, volunteering, befriending and self help.