Your contraception guide

Welcome to the contraception guide
"Where can I get contraception?" "Which method of contraception suits me?" "I'm under 16 – can I get contraception?" Whatever questions you have about getting and using contraception, this guide can help It aims to give practical information to everyone !ho !ants to "no! more about contraception, including teenagers# !omen in their $%s, &%s and '%s# and anyone !ith a question about the method they use or are thin"ing about using (ou can find out about the 1) methods that are available on the *+,, together !ith !here to get them and ho! to decide !hich method might !or" best for you

Finding your way around
-se the big blue tabs at the top of the page to see a full menu for each section of the contraception guide If you can't find !hat you are after, try the 'search' bo. at the top of the page – it covers everything on the *+, /hoices site When you are on a page you li"e, be sure to chec" out the useful lin"s and videos on the right0hand side

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