Sexual Health and Unplanned Pregnancy

Emergency Contraception

Emergency contraception can prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex or if the contraception you have used has failed – for example, a condom has split or you have missed a pill.

For more information, please visit the Emergency contraception information page on the NHS website.

Your Ship

Your Ship is a free and confidential sexual health service run by a friendly and non-judgemental team. The service is open to everyone.

Telephone: 01752 431 124



Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year.


Sexual Health Helpline

The National Sexual Health Helpline provided by Public Health England is open Monday to Friday, 09:00 – 20:00.

Telephone: 0300 123 7123

Marie Stopes UK

For advice, support, and the choice to book a Marie Stopes UK consultation and appointment call:

Telephone: 0345 300 8090


Services covered include:

  • Medical Termination
  • Surgical Termination
  • Telephone and Face to Face medical assessments
  • 24hr Pre and Post treatment counseling
  • Contraception advice and provision
  • STI Testing including Chlamydia and HIV

24hr support, advice and treatment helpline

The Zone

The Zone provide free and confidential sexual health services in Plymouth 6 days a week.

Telephone: 01752 206 626



Family Planning Association

A sexual health charity, the Family Planning Association gives straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 020 7608 5240