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 and support

  • Helpline - phone 01604 622223

  • Drop in

  • Information and advice

  • Sexual Health Nurse for contraception

  • Condoms and pregnancy testing

  • Chlamydia screening and 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>/li>
  • 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:
18/06/2019
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