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Aged 13 - 19??

The Lander Medical practice is registered with the C-Card  free condom scheme as a distribution centre.

http://www.cornwallshac.org.uk/contraception/condoms/c-card-scheme/

Savvy Kernow

If you need help and advice about health, wellbeing or everyday life (trust me, sometimes we all do) get savvy! 

Savvy Kernow keeps you in the know about Young Person Friendly Services in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Savvy Kernow has evolved from EEFO - it's so much more than just a name change!

Click on the link below to be directed to the Savvy Kernow website.

https://www.savvykernow.org.uk/ 

 

If you have any websites or groups that you have found useful please let us know.  We can check them out and add them to our website for others to use also.  Please send your information to the website administrator caroline.moyses@nhs.net

If you would like a specific information leaflet please send a request via the above email.  We can either send this information to you in the post, by email or we can leave it in a sealed envelope at the surgery reception (Truro or Threemilestone) for you to collect.  Leaflets are available to collect from the Surgery at Truro Health Park.  You can find these on the first floor at the top of the stairs to your left.  An information request form is also available for you to complete if you are unable to find what you are looking for. 

If you would prefer to discuss your issues with someone please telephone the surgery and make an appointment to see your Doctor.  If you would prefer to see a lady Doctor please mention this at the time of booking your appointment.  We will always to try and accommodate you.

 

  • CONFIDENTIALITY - what does it mean for you?
  • We provide a confidential service to everyone, including under 16's.  This means that you can tell others about your visit, but we will not.  The only reason why we might have to consider passing on your confidential information, would be to protect you or someone else from serious harm,  We would ALWAYS try to discuss this with you first.  We adopt the policy 'here to listen, not to tell'.

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INFORMATION

Chlamydia Services

Should you wish to discuss any problems or would like to have a chlamydia test please make an appointment with your GP or Practice Nurse.  More information regarding the chlamydia service can be found by clicking the link.

https://www.supportincornwall.org.uk/kb5/cornwall/directory/service.page?id=FDoVUj4h2EA

 

Drugs and Drug Use

For information regarding the different types of drugs or if you are worried about a friend who you think may have drug problems please follow the links below.

 

  1. Government Information Website

http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20121015000000/http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/YoungPeople/HealthAndRelationships/ConcernedAbout/DG_10030639

   2.   YZUP (Young Persons Substance Misuse Service)

http://www.addaction.org.uk/services/young-addaction-yzup

    3.   Talk to Frank

http://www.talktofrank.com/

 

Sex

For all your questions and queries please click on the link below and you will be directed the the NHS choices web page.

http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Sexandyoungpeople/Pages/Sex-and-young-people-hub.aspx

 

CLEAR

Information for Children Linked to and Experiencing Abusive Relationships

Clear is a registered charity offering a unique child centered therapeutic service based in Cornwall that can work with Children & Young People (CYP) between the ages of 3-18 years who have been traumatised by either a direct experience or witnessing sexual, psychological or emotionally abusive relationships.

http://www.clearsupport.net/

 

Young People in Cornwall

http://www.ypc.org.uk/projects.php

 

Find Your Way is an Information Advice and Guidance (IAG) service for young people aged 11-19.

If you need any help or advice around the following:

Housing and homelessness

Benefits, entitlements, finance and debt

Legal Advice

Access to C-card condoms or free pregnancy testing

Information about services for young people in Cornwall

Education or careers information

Family and relationships

Sexual health and relationships

Free Chlamydia testing

Access to mentoring and counselling

Emotional wellbeing and general support

You can call the team on 01872 613001 between the times of 9am and 5pm. If you leave your name and number we can call you back to save your money!

You can call outside of the opening hours and just leave your name, contact number and a message and someone will call you back.

https://www.supportincornwall.org.uk/kb5/cornwall/directory/service.page?id=parCwQ8HR6s

Last updated: 27/04/2017



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