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Teen Advice Zone (TAZ)

At TAZ we're here to help you with all of your sexual health.

Got questions? Ask us taz@sthelens.gov.uk

TAZ Clinic Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 3.00pm - 5.30pm
Saturday: 12.30pm - 2.30pm

News & Events:

Data protection rules are changing: When you share your personal information with services such as TAZ Outreach Team, you have a right to know why we need this information, what we do with it and how we keep it safe.

The rules that tell us how to do this are changing - check out our Privacy Notice for more information.

If you're aged 13 to 19, we can offer you FREE:

  • Contraception (contraceptive pill, implant, injection, patch, coil and condoms) and advice about which type is best for you
  • Emergency Contraception (the Morning After Pill) to prevent unwanted pregnancy (available for up to 5 days after unprotected sex). If TAZ is closed you can get Free Emergency Contraception from these Chemists
  • Pregnancy testing and guidance on your options and next steps if you think you may be pregnant
  • Testing for some sexually transmitted infections, including Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, HIV and Syphilis (more info about infections here)
  • Information, advice and guidance about ANYTHING to do with sexual health, including questions about relationships, puberty, periods, body changes and growing up. There's no such thing as a silly question!

You can also use your undefined at TAZ, or sign up for a new one.

TAZ is a confidential service.

Got questions? Ask us taz@sthelens.gov.uk