Sexual health for many can be a sensitive issue. For many people sex, is a topic about which they feel embarrassed and uncomfortable.

This sometimes leads people to fail to address issues which can easily be remedied. There are many agencies who specialise in this topic which are detailed here.




Sexual Health Toolkit


Number 18



Do you need to talk to someone about a question or problem that you may have?

Whatever it is, UP is here to help you deal with it.


01202 262291








Sexual health and wellbeing for under 25s.




NHS Choices

Find services near you, look up a health A-Z and find care and find out about the latest health news through NHS choices website.




The Mix

Essential support for under 25s.




FPA – The sexual

Health Charity

Our vision is a society where everyone can make positive choices about their own sexual health and wellbeing. Every year we answer thousands of questions about sexual health through our website and publications.

We help parents talk to their children about growing up, support health professionals, campaign for better sexual health services and fight for the rights of all young people to have high-quality relationships and sex education.




One You

(Other general health services offered)

Making better choices today can have a huge influence on our health, and could prevent diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cancer and heart disease, and reduce our risk of suffering a stroke or living with dementia, disability and frailty in later life.

However, it’s not easy in our busy lives – tempting treats in easy reach, bigger portions for everything we eat and technology that allows us to shop, stay in touch and be entertained without ever having to leave the sofa.

Modern life is ganging up on us. One You is here to help you get back to a healthier you, supporting you to make simple changes towards a longer and happier life. One You provides tools, support and encouragement every step of the way, to help improve your health right away.
You are not alone – One You can help you make small changes yourself, or with friends and family.




Dorset Sexual Health Service

Sexual Health Dorset is composed of three Sexual Health Service NHS providers in Dorset (Dorset HealthCare University NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospital, and Dorset County Hospital) who provide contraceptive and sexual health services across the county.



01202 704 536



Body Positive Dorset

Body Positive Dorset offers advice, practical support, counselling, life coaching, and information to people living with or affected by HIV regardless of sexual orientation.

We aim to raise awareness and promote prevention through education in the community. We are a registered charity with a board of trustees, and a dedicated loyal team of managers, staff, and volunteers.








 The Junction Bournemouth


At the Junction, The Contraception and Sexual Health Service offers speciality advice on all types of Contraception, including Oral and Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives. Emergency Contraception is available six days a week (Monday – Saturday). Chlamydia Screening is offered throughout the service working alongside the Chlamydia Screening Team. Pregnancy Testing is offered when appropriate

235 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth. BH8 8DD

0300 303 1948