If you are faced with an unplanned pregnancy, and you’re not sure what to do, you can contact one of the below support agencies.
Pregnancy Choices Directory
Pregnancy Choices Directory provides people with support and information about all aspects of pregnancy, including miscarriages and abortion. They provide specific counselling for dealing with pregnancy, pre- and post-abortion, miscarriage, adoption and baby loss.
Telephone: 07826 715 377
Brook provides free and confidential sexual health advice and contraception to young people (under 25s) via their website, text message and within their services across the country. Brooks also gives advice about sex, relationships and pregnancy. Opening hours are:
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 15:00
Text number: 07717989023 (does not show up on your bill)
Family Planning Association
The sexual health charity FPA gives straightforward information, advice and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK. FPA educates, informs and supports people through specialist sexual health programmes, websites and publications, training for professionals and public awareness campaigns. Opening hours are:
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00, excluding bank holidays
Telephone: 0207 608 5240
The Miscarriage Association
The Miscarriage Association provide advice and information for people pre- and post-abortion. They have advice pages designed specifically for young people and provide a helpline to support people in understanding and dealing with the bereavement. Opening hours are:
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 16:00
Telephone: 01924 200 799
The Zone offers a range of information, advice, counselling and support services to 13 - 25 year olds. They run a Drop In service 6 days a week.
Telephone: 01752 206626
Address: 14-16 Union Street, Plymouth, PL1 2SR (please call for opening hours)