The Lowdown

Type of service:
Advice And Information
Address:
3 Kingswell Street (off Gold Street), Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1PP
Telephone number:
01604 634385
Email address:
Service description:
Lowdown provide:

• Counselling & support
• Helpline - phone 01604 622223
• Drop in
• Information & Advice
• Sexual Health Nurse for contraception
• Condoms and pregnancy testing
• Chlamydia screening & STI referrals
• Training
• LGBTQ groups and outreach

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Training

They provide training to professionals and other organisations who support young people, the courses they provide are:

• Enhancing listening and communication skills
• Basic counselling skills
• Managing young people and self harm
• Managing young people and LGBTQ questions,
• Understanding current issues affecting young people,
• Welcoming young people to your facility.

the courses are for:

• Schools
• Surgeries
• Voluntary sector
• Universities and colleges
• Businesses
• Youth and community groups
Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
12 years - 25 years
Opening hours:
Monday 12:00 - 15:00 and 16:00 - 19:00
Tuesday 16:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 15:00 and 16:00 - 19:00
Thursday 16:00 - 19:00
Friday 16:00 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 18:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
06/12/2018
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